Weekend house fire was accidental, FMO says - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Weekend house fire was accidental, FMO says

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

The Lubbock Fire Marshal's office on Monday announced the cause of a weekend house fire as being accidental and related to the home's electric wiring. The fire started in a bedroom.

Firefighters were called out Saturday just before 5 PM to a home in the 2500 block of 54th Street. A neighbor had seen smoke coming from the chimney, and knowing that no one was home, called 9-1-1. There were no reports of injuries, and there was an estimated $25,000 damage.

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