Firefighters battling structure fire in Weslaco

WESLACO – Firefighters in Weslaco are currently battling a structure fire in the 7000 block of North Westgate Road, according to Lt. Rich Stubbs with the Weslaco Fire Department.

Firefighters battle a blaze in Weslaco on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. Photo courtesy Hidalgo County Sheriff’s department

Stubbs says the fire started around 1:30 p.m.

“We’ve got a fire with two semitruck trailers,” he said. “The two trailers caught on fire and then a warehouse nearby caught on fire.”

According to Stubbs, no one has been injured in the blaze and multiple departments are on scene continuing to fight the conflagration.

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