TEMPLE, Texas - Temple firefighters responded to the scene of a house fire on Chisholm Trail on Thursday afternoon.
The fire started around 4:15 p.m. on Thursday. One person was inside the house at this time, but was able to safely escape.
Two elderly people live in this house, and they have no pets.
Two rooms in the rear of the house received extensive fire damage. The home also received smoke and heat damage. Dollar loss to the home and contents is estimated at over $70,000. Fire investigation determined the blaze was unintentional and started in the rear of the home.
The elderly people will be displaced for at least four days.