Family displaced due to house fire
A mother and five children were able to evacuate the home without incident
LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -A local family is displaced after a fire destroyed their north Laredo home.
The incident happened on Saturday afternoon at around 3:27 p.m. at the 300 block of El Monte.
Officials with the Laredo Fire Department arrived and were able to extinguish the flames without injury.
A mother and her five children were inside the home at the time of the fire; fortunately, they were able to evacuate without incident.
The Red Cross is looking to assist the family.
Officials say the cause of the fire was accidental.
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