SAN ANTONIO -

Arson investigators are looking into the cause of a house fire in Northeast Bexar County.

It started around 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday in the 8000 block of Cool Forest.

A total of four fire departments were called in to fight the fire.

Firefighters were able to quickly knock out the flames and soon learned the fire started in the kitchen.

No one was home at the time, but fire officials said a pet hamster did die.

The man who lives in the home said he had just left to go to a friend's house when he saw the fire trucks.

Some music equipment was damaged.