Apartment Fire in Northeast Houston

What:  Apartment Fire in Northeast Houston

When:  Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 4:52 p.m.

Where:  9555 Crofton St, Houston Texas 77016 (Blue Valley Apartments)

Injuries:  No injuries reported

Damage:  Estimated $6,000 in structural damage.

Cause:  The cause of fire was deemed to be an unintentional cooking fire


HFD units arrived on location with smoke showing.   The occupants were evacuated from the building.   The resident attempted to extinguish the fire prior to HFD arrival.  Crews checked the unit for fire extension and began smoke removal procedures.  Incident was deemed under control and tapped out at 5:01 p.m.  9 HFD units responded to this incident.