AUSTIN – Two people are safe after a fire damaged two homes in central Austin early Tuesday morning.

AFD said the fire along the 1600 block of Houston Street, near Burnet Road and Koenig Lane/RM 2222, started around 2:30 a.m. June 6 in one home and spread to another. Both homes and a car in a carport were damaged and AFD said the fire was under control around 2:50 a.m.

No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is under investigation.