House Fire in The Sunnyside Area

WHAT: House Fire

WHEN: December 18, 2021 at 9:05 p.m.

WHERE: 3600 block of Chimira Ln. 77051

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: $83 thousand in estimated property saved.

DAMAGE: $27 thousand in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Unintentional

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within three minutes to find smoke and fire coming from a 1-story home. They made an internal attack and ventilated the roof. A primary search was completed, and the fire was tapped out. The resident stated they had fallen asleep while smoking and woke to find the room on fire which appeared to have been the cause of the fire. Crews from Stations 23, 26, 24, 46, 47 and 55 responded to this incident.