Fire investigation determined the fire was unintentional and caused by food cooking in a microwave.
A fire that could have turned out to be an inferno was kept contained by a protective water sprinkler after a fire broke out at an apartment on Sunday night.
Temple Fire & Rescue responded to a fire at the Candlewood Suites, 1850 Scott Boulevard.
Firefighters arrived at 7:36 p.m. and found smoke in the hallway on the second floor. Upon making entry into one of the rooms, they located the fire which was quickly extinguished. The fire was under control by 8:10 p.m.