Nail Could Be to Blame for House Fire in Big Spring

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - A simple nail may have sparked a house fire in Big Spring.

Flames broke out in the back of a home on East 17th Street on Wednesday.

Investigators say the homeowners had added on to house.

They think a nail through some wiring caused a short which in turn caused the fire.

There was several thousand dollars in damage but no one was hurt.