Apartment Fire in The Spring Branch East Area

WHAT: Apartment Fire

WHEN: December 5, 2021 at 6:10 p.m.

WHERE: 2201 Wirt Rd. 77055

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: $9.7 thousand in estimated property saved.

DAMAGE: $13 thousand in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Under Investigation.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within four minutes to find heavy smoke coming from a first-floor window of an apartment building. They made an attack on the fire and checked for extension with none found. A primary search was completed with no one found and the apartment was ventilated. The fire was extinguished, and HFD Arson investigators were requested to determine the cause and origin. Firefighters from Stations 15, 4, 5, 13, 50, 62, 2, 57 and the Village Fire Department responded to this incident.