House Fire in The Acres Home Area

WHAT: House fire.

WHEN: December 28, 2023, at 7:43 a.m.

WHERE: 7900 block of James Franklin St. 77088.

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: $120,000 in estimated property saved.

DAMAGE: $35,000 in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Unintentional.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within four minutes to find heavy smoke coming from a 1-story house and made an offensive attack. The roof was ventilated, and a primary search was completed. The utilities were controlled, and a fan was used to ventilate the remainder of the smoke from the home. The resident reported that the fire started when cooking on the stove. 32 personnel responded to this incident, including crews from Stations 15, 4, 13, 58 and 67.