Apartment Fire in The Trinity / Houston Gardens Area


WHAT: Apartment Fire

WHEN: December 13, 2021 at 9:23 a.m.

WHERE: 4422 Weaver Rd. 77016

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: More than $3.9 million in estimated property saved.

DAMAGE: $5.5 thousand in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Unintentional

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene with light smoke coming from a first-floor apartment unit. Smoke was found inside with a fire in the kitchen. A container was burning on the stove with the fire spreading to the vent hood. Crews extinguished the fire and conducted a primary search. They broke out a window to ventilate the unit and set up a fan. Firefighters from Stations 34 and 39 responded to this incident.