Officials Investigating Afternoon House Fire in Midland County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - Fire investigators in Midland County are still trying to figure out what sparked a house fire.

The fire happened just after 3:00p.m. just east of Cotton Flat Road on County Road 130.

Firefighters say the fire started in a smaller house in the backyard.

No one was home at the time, but emergency crews also had ONCOR on the scene to try and figure out if an electrical problem started it.

No one was hurt, but the building was a total loss.