Apartment Fire in The Briar Forest Area

WHAT: Apartment Fire

WHEN: December 15, 2021 at 12:08 a.m.

WHERE: 2475 Gray Falls Dr. 77077

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: $727 thousand in estimated property saved.

DAMAGE: $85 thousand in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Unintentional

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within five minutes to find and extinguish a small kitchen fire in an apartment. The occupant had attempted to extinguish the fire before HFD arrived. A primary search was completed with no one found. The fire damaged the cabinets and stove top with heavy smoke damage throughout the entire unit. A burner had been accidentally turned on and caught grease on fire. Crews from Stations 75, 83, 57, 86 and 69 responded to this incident.