House Fire in The Eastex – Jensen Area

WHAT: House Fire

WHEN: June 16, 2022 at 8:36 p.m.

WHERE: 2700 block of Hitchcock, 77093

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: $25,000 in estimated property saved.

DAMAGE: $55,000 in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Under investigation.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within four minutes to find a large amount of fire and smoke coming from the side of a 1-story home. They made an offensive attack, entered the garage, and began a primary search. The fire was quickly controlled with a partial collapse on the carport. HFD EMS crews evaluated the occupant on scene. HFD Arson investigators were requested to determine the cause and origin of the fire. Firefighters from Stations 34, 56, 15, 31, 39 and 30 responded to this incident.