Elderly man recovering after house fire in SE Houston

February 21, 2010 6:24:27 AM PST
An elderly man is recovering from severe burns after his southeast Houston home caught fire. Flames shot from the home on Trulley and Sauer Saturday night. The homeowner was out of the house when firefighters arrived, but he had second and third degree burns on his arms and body. The man was asleep when the fire started.

Arson investigators are trying to determine what caused the fire.