- By Johnathan Silver American-Statesman Staff
1:35 p.m. update: The Hickory Ridge Road fire in Manchaca is under control after claiming one man’s life, according to the Austin Fire Department.
“Structure was a small travel trailer,” the department said in a Twitter post. “One victim pulled out by bystander has been pronounced DOS by EMS. Manchaca and AFD units remain onscene. Investigation by Travis County Fire Marshal.”
Earlier: A man in his 50s died in a “fully involved” mobile home fire at Hickory Ridge Road in Manchaca, according to Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services.
The Austin Fire Department reported emergency responders were on the scene at 12:45 p.m. attempting to rescue the person.
This is a developing story; check back for details.