HARRIS COUNTY -

One firefighter was injured Monday morning battling a fire that tore through a northeast Harris County home.

Firefighters with the Sheldon Volunteer Fire Department battled the blaze, which broke out at a home in the 12000 block of Green Coral Drive, around 6:30 a.m. The home was completely destroyed.

The injured firefighter sustained minor burns and was treated at the scene.

The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause of the fire.