Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

What: Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

When: Monday, April 17, 2017 at 7:33 p.m.

Where: 11201 Olympia Dr., Houston Texas  77042

Injuries: No injuries reported

Damage: Estimated $8500 in structural damage.

Cause: The cause of the fire was deemed to be a Lightning Discharge


Details: Firefighters arrived on location of a possible Apartment fire.  Resident complained of smoke in the bathroom of their apartment.  Crews opened the ceiling in the bathroom area and found smoldering structural frame members and insulation.  The fire was extinguished and the structure was checked for possible extension.  The incident was deemed under control and tapped out at 7:59 p.m.  No injuries were reported.