Fire officials release cause of Denison Main Street fire

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) - The cause of the fire that destroyed three buildings and displaced several families in Denison has been released.

Denison fire investigators say the fire was an accident and most likely caused by a faulty appliance.

Denison Emergency Manager Morgan Metcalf says that ruling is what they expected all along.

"Those scars memorialized by the bright future in store for downtown Denison," Metcalf said.

Denison fire says determining the exact origin of the fire is very difficult if not impossible.