Pflugerville tire shop fire is second in nine days

Picture courtesy Austin Fire Department

Austin and Pflugerville Fire Departments responded a second time to a fire at a Pflugerville tire shop Saturday afternoon.

Austin Fire reported a fire at the GCR Tire and Service building, on West Pecan just east of I-35, the scene of a tire fire on July 6.

Fire crews reportedly knocked the fire down quickly.

The fire on July 6 was outdoors, when several tires caught fire, threatening three nearby homes before being knocked down.

Saturday’s fire was inside the store.

CBS Austin has reached out to Austin and Pflugerville Fire Departments for more information.

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