Apartment Fire in The Memorial Area

WHAT: Apartment Fire

WHEN: December 19, 2021 at 10:07 p.m.

WHERE: 14814 Perthshire Rd. 77079

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: Not available.

DAMAGE: $17 thousand in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Failure of equipment or heat source.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within five minutes to find smoke coming from a stand-alone apartment boiler room. They made an offensive attack and secured the utilities. Crews pulled the ceiling of the boiler room to complete extinguishment of the fire with no extension to the surrounding apartment buildings. Firefighters from Stations 83, 57, 75 and 78 responded to this incident.