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Arson investigation underway after structure fire in North Austin, officials say

Officials ​said they were told by witnesses that a person set fire to the hotel room.

AUSTIN, Texas — Editor's note: The above video is a look at Tuesday's top stories.

A person was arrested on Tuesday after a fire near North Austin, according to officials.

The Austin Fire Department (AFD) responded to a fire at a structure along the southbound lanes of Interstate 35 near Delmar Avenue.

Details are limited at this time, but officials with AFD confirmed to KVUE that Austin police arrested a person after the fire was extinguished.

AFD said they were told by witnesses that a person set the fire intentionally.

This is a developing story. This article will be updated if or when we get additional information.

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