GROVES, Texas — No injuries were reported after Groves Fire Department firefighters battled a blaze at a home on Howe Street Monday evening. 

The home is located in the 6700 block of Howe Street in the eastern part of the city.  

Fire officials told 12News by phone the call about the fire was received about 6:15 p.m. on Monday. Only one person was living in the home and escaped without injury. 

Investigation by fire officials showed the fire to be accidental. 

The home was a total loss according to officials. 

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