Overnight fire causes $35,000 damages to home under renovation on east side

The bring about of the hearth is however beneath investigation, however SAFD famous there were several electrical retailers with out suitable coverings and uncovered wires.

SAN ANTONIO — Firefighters feel an electrical issue may be to blame for an right away fireplace at a residence underneath renovation on the east side of city.

It transpired just right after 1 a.m. in the 300 block of Maryland Avenue. The battalion chief stated when firefighters arrived at the locale, there were being large flames shooting via a side window of the household. Thankfully, the householders had been out of city, so nobody was household at the time, according to SAFD.

The residence is underneath renovation and the heat and smoke from the fireplace brought about major destruction to the home’s inside. 

The lead to of the hearth is at present beneath investigation, having said that SAFD mentioned there have been many electrical retailers with no proper coverings and exposed wires and believe that is what may possibly have brought about the fireplace. 

However, fire investigators have been termed in to determine the exact bring about. 

The harm to the interior of the household was approximated at about $35,000 bucks.

No injuries were claimed and no other information were supplied.

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