Foul play suspect in Bullard house fire

BULLARD, TX (KLTV) - BULLARD, TX (KLTV) - Smith County authorities say a late evening house fire may have been started intentionally.

The call came in around 9 Monday night from Windover Lane in Bullard.

The house was still under construction.

The frame and roof were quickly destroyed. Then, the fire jumped to the fence, threatening the house next door.

Authorities say the construction crew had long left, and there was no power running to the home.

It's believed the fire started in a trash pile out front.

Smith County fire marshals suspect foul play.

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