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3 people escape house fire in northwest Harris County

HOUSTON – Cy-Fair Fire officials say an attic caught fire Wednesday night, forcing three people out of their home in northwest Harris County. 

Fire crews arrived at a home on Oleander Point and Mallory Bridge at around 11:45 p.m. and found smoke coming from the roof. 

Firefighters quickly put out the fire, which was confined to the attic. Three adults inside the home managed to get out safely. 

Cy-Fair Fire officials are still investigating how the fire started, but they believe the cause could be electrical in nature.