LAGO VISTA, Texas – A fire at a vacant home spread to a second one before firefighters got it under control early Friday morning

Travis County ESD #1 said they responded to the 21500 block of Coyote Trail in Lago Vista around midnight Friday. A bystander saw the flames and alerted the family of six in the second home, and authorities said everyone got out safely. Firefighters say the family cannot return to the home for now.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but neighbors say the frequently have problems with squatters in the vacant home.