Posted: Oct 23, 2013 8:38 PM
Updated: Oct 23, 2013 10:46 PM
BROWNSVILLE - Brownsville Fire investigators said a fire Tuesday in the downtown area was accidental.
Fire Chief Lenny Perez said a man left a stove unattended and that started the blaze. The incident happened at West 9th and Levee streets.
Firefighters put out the fire within a few minutes after arriving at the scene. They said it caused extensive smoke damage to the house.