Investigator says Lufkin fire is 'suspicious'

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - By Jena Johnson - email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A Lufkin fire investigator confirmed Tuesday that a fire which destroyed a home on the corner of Keltys Street and Rowe Avenue is "suspicious."

Marshal LeeFran Skelton said she is still trying to determine an exact cause of the fire, but she has not ruled out any cause, yet.

According to a previous report, only one of the five residents were home when the fire started Saturday night. That resident was not injured. The man's wife and three children were not home at the time.

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