Shop Fire in The Midtown Area

WHAT: Shop fire.

WHEN: September 11, 2023, at 6:51 a.m.

WHERE: 2123 Louisiana St. 77002.

INJURIES: No reported injuries.

PROPERTY SAVED: Not available.

DAMAGE: Not available.

CAUSE: Under investigation.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene within three minutes to find smoke coming from a structure attached to the side of a tire shop. They ensured everyone was safely out and began an attack on the fire, using a saw to cut open a roll-up door. The building was ventilated, and the fire was extinguished. HFD Arson investigators were requested to determine the cause and origin. 32 personnel were dispatched to this incident, including crews from Stations 7, 6, 8 and 16.