House Fire in The Fort Bend Area – Houston TX News

House Fire in The Fort Bend Area

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** City of Houston ———————————————————— ———————————————————— HOUSTON FIRE DEPARTMENT Incident Update FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: 02/17/2020 View this email in your browser (mailchi.mp/houstontx/house-fire-in-the-fort-bend-area-97x6grg2xu?e=837d2e2090) House Fire in The Fort Bend Area WHAT: House Fire WHEN: February 16, 2020 at 9:43 p.m. WHERE: 5600 block of MacKinaw Rd, 77053 INJURIES: One civilian and one firefighter with minor injuries PROPERTY SAVED: Not available DAMAGE: $250 thousand in estimated damage CAUSE: The cause was ruled as accidental by HFD Arson investigators ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene to find an one-story house on fire and began an offensive attack. They ventilated the roof and conducted a primary search. One citizen and one firefighter were transported to the hospital with minor injuries. HFD Arson investigators were requested to determine the cause and origin of the fire. After the investigation was completed, crews conducted salvage and overhaul. Firefighters from Stations 21, 59, 48, 80 and 15 responded to this incident.
Contact: HFD Newsroom hfdnewsroom@houstontx.gov
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