On Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at approximately 15:54 pm crews with the Abilene Fire Department responded to the 2000 block of North 10th in reference to a residential structure fire. On arrival, it was noted that heavy smoke and fire was coming from the rear of the structure. Due to the fire conditions and the proximity of neighboring homes, a second alarm was called. There was a single occupant home at the time of the fire but he was able to evacuate without injury. The fire resulted in approximately $60,000 worth of damage and the fire is still under investigation. The American Red Cross was notified and reported to the scene for assistance.