Structure fire at EZ Pawn on Knickerbocker and Bryant



SAN ANGELO, Texas- Two San Angelo fire department firefighters are recovering from injuries fighting a pawn shop fire.

More fire-fighters have returned to the location because the fire re-kindled.

San Angelo Assistant fire chief, Todd Sanford, says a motorist first called to report smoke coming from the EZ Pawn building on South Bryant about six this Tuesday evening.

Half a dozen fire trucks and ambulances responded, along with dozens of firefighters .

Police detoured traffic around the 2000 block of South Bryant.

Firefighters made a quick attack in dangerous, very hot, conditions.

Chief Sanford says they were concerned about back draft and a potential explosion.

Sanford says no-one was inside the EZ Pawn Shop was inside when the fire started.

SAFD would have to wait for the location to cool off before anyone can go inside to start the investigation about how the fire started.

SAN ANGELO, Texas- There are reports of a structure fire at the EZ Pawn located at Knickerbocker and Bryant.

A fire crew is on the scene now dealing with the situation.

This is a developing story and we will update you with more info as it becomes available.

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