House damaged by fire in northesast Houston

Firefighters believe fire started by electrical short

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HOUSTON -  Everyone is safe after a fire broke out in a northeast Houston home.

Firefighters said the fire started around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday in the kitchen of a house on Kirk and Stamp Street.

Crews were able to put the flames out before the fire spread to the rest of the house.

Investigators said a malfunctioning stove top caused the fire to start.

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