At approximately 5:45 PM, Beaumont Fire Rescue units responded to a structure fire at 5420 Combs. When firefighters arrived they found the back wall of a home on fire. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire and confine the fire damage to a small area. There was smoke damage to the rest of the home. No one was home at the time of the fire and there were no injuries. The fire appears to have been caused by an electrical short in an air conditioning unit.
Structure Fire at 5420 Combs