AFD responds to early morning house fire

Albuquerque house fire
AFD responds to early morning house fire.

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Flames and smoke displaced some Albuquerque residents early Saturday morning.

According to the Albuquerque Fire Department firefighters arrived to the structure fire in the 200 block of San Pablo NE just before 5:30 a.m. Saturday. Officials say heavy smoke and flames could be seen at the front of the house.

The blaze was controlled quickly and firefighters were able to contain the fire to a front room of the house.

All three residents were able to get out of house quickly. One was treated for minor smoke inhalation AFD said. The others were unharmed.

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire at this time. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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