HOUSTON –- A small home and a car were destroyed when a fire broke out at a north Houston home early Wednesday.
Houston firefighters arrived to find a one-story wooden framed home fully engulfed in flames on Eubanks near Helmers around 2:30 a.m.
They immediately went on the defensive and fought the flames from the outside.
The residents made it out safely, but their property was a total loss.
The cause of the fire, which occurred during a lightning storm, is under investigation.