On Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at approximately 20:16pm, crews with the Abilene Fire Department responded to the 5300 block of Taos Drive in reference to a residential structure fire. Upon arrival, crews noted a single story, single family dwelling with smoke and fire coming from the side of the structure. A quick attack was made, quickly bringing the fire under control. The fire did not threaten any exposures and was contained to the primary residence. There were occupants home at the time of the fire. All occupants were able to exit the structure without injury. The fire was ruled accidental in nature. The estimated damage is reported to be at $20,000.