HARRIS COUNTY The Harris County Fire Marshal is investigating a two-alarm fire that destroyed an abandoned house in Klein early Sunday.

According to the Klein Fire Department, firefighter responded to a call of a fire at a two-story home in the 17900 block of Saint Emilion Court.

The home, estimated to be about 3,500 square feet, had a for sale sign in front and was apparently vacant. It was destroyed.

No one was hurt, but the woman who lives next door uses a wheelchair and had to be carried out.

I couldn t get out of the house so there were sparks, ash coming all kind all over so one of the EMS put a shirt over me so I wouldn t get burned, the woman said.

No word on what caused the fire.

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