Electrical fire damages North Austin home
An electrical fire damaged a North Austin home Wednesday afternoon.
It happened at approximately 2 p.m. in the 8700 block of Brookfield Drive, just southeast of the Hwy 183 and Payton Gin Road intersection.
The Austin Fire Department quickly extinguished the attic blaze. They ruled it accidental.
The resident of the home has not been displaced. No one was injured. Damages are estimated at $5,000 to the structure and $2,000 to the contents.
Further details were not immediately available.