Early Morning Fire Destroys Abandoned Building in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - An early morning fire destroys an abandoned building in Odessa.

The fire broke out just after midnight in an abandoned building on the corner of 12th and North Texas in Odessa.

The vacant building used to be a theatre with a house in the back.

Three homeless people were inside when the fire started.

They all managed to escape but one was taken to the hospital with possible smoke inhalation.

Fire crews are still trying to figure out what sparked the flames.