WHITEWRIGHT, TEXAS -- A fire that destroyed a Whitewright family's home this afternoon is under investigation.
Tom Bean Fire Chief James Dixon says around 1 o'clock, a house at the corner of Gardner and Locust Street caught fire.
The blaze spread to the attic, causing the roof to collapse.
The family of three was not inside the home at the time of the fire.
Tom Bean, Whitewright and Bells firefighters were on scene until 4 o'clock.
The Grayson County Fire Marshal is leading the investigation.