HOUSTON -

 Firefighters are trying to figure out what caused a fire at a house in West University Place.

It happened around 6 a.m. Wednesday on Wroxton Road and Greenbriar.

Firefighters on the scene had to battle the weather while trying to put out the fire.

Investigators said no one was inside the house when the fire broke out.

A neighbor saw smoke billowing from the roof and called 9-1-1.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.