Apartment Fire in The Memorial Area

WHAT: Apartment fire.

WHEN: March 27, 2023 at 1:35 p.m.

WHERE: 777 Bateswood Dr. 77079.

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: $510,000 in estimated property saved.

DAMAGE: $255,000 in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Unintentional.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within four minutes to find a vehicle fire that had spread to the ceiling above and extended to the attached apartment building. Crews made an attack on the fire and conducted a primary search. A fan was used to remove the smoke and the utilities were secured. Crews checked for extension and the fire was extinguished. Firefighters from Stations 78, 83, 57, 75, 86 and 69 responded to this incident.