Candle to Blame for Mobile Home Fire in Ector County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - Investigators think a candle caused a fire that consumed an Ector County home this past weekend.

Crews were called out to a house in the 6700 block of north Dixie in Ector County around 7:30 on Sunday night.

It took them about two hours to put out the flames.

Everyone managed to get out of the home unharmed, but two cats were trapped inside and died.