Hewitt fire labeled electrical in origin, breaks through roof of home

HEWITT, TX - Hewitt Fire Lt. Eric White says a fire that damaged a home near Hewitt Park Wednesday morning appears to have been electrical in origin.

The fire alarm was turned in by a citizen near the park who reported seeing flames coming from the roof of a house in the 500 block of Shady Park.

Lt White says the fire broke out in the attic above a bathroom and did break through the roof.

No one was home at the time and no one was injured.

A dog and cat in the house at the time got out OK.



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