SPRING, Texas –- An early morning fire on Emerson Ridge Drive may have been started by an electrical short, firefighters said Tuesday.
The fire was reported in the garage area of a home west of Spring around 4:30 a.m.
The Spring Fire Department said firefighters found a one-story home up in flames. They were able to quickly knock out the blaze.
A couple was home at the time but made it out safe.
It appeared two vehicles in the garage were burned.
Investigators said a preliminary investigation indicated an electrical short caused the fire.