An overnight fire destroyed a house on the city's southwest side, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
Firefighters were dispatched to the house in the 8600 block of White Star, which is near Five Palms Dr.
By the time they arrived, heavy flames had already engulfed the one story home.
Crews quickly determined that nobody was home, then concentrated on making sure the flames didn't spread to other houses.
The home was listed as a total loss. Arson investigators are looking into the cause.