House Fire in The Trinity / Houston Gardens Area

WHAT: House fire.

WHEN: April 27, 2023 at 5:48 a.m.

WHERE: 6900 block of Banyan St. 77028.

INJURIES: One civilian was transported to the hospital.

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

DAMAGE: $55,000 in estimated damage.

CAUSE: Under investigation.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within five minutes to find heavy fire coming from the side of a house and made an offensive attack. They conducted a primary search and extinguished the fire. One individual was treated and transported by HFD EMS to the hospital for burns. HFD Arson investigators were requested to determine the cause and origin of the fire. Crews from Stations 39, 19, 45, 32, 43, 56, 34 and 57 responded to this incident.