House Fire in Eastex – Jensen Area
May 21, 2019 at 3:26 p.m.
10100 block of Friendly Rd, 77093
No reported injuries
$142 thousand in estimated property saved
$23 thousand in estimated damage
Unintentional – Electrical
Firefighters arrived on scene to find fire and smoke coming from the side of a 1-story home and began an offensive attack. A primary search was completed and the roof was ventilated. The fire appeared to have originated were the electricity came into the building near the breaker box area. The electric company was notified and the occupants were given information on how to contact the American Red Cross for assistance. Crews from Stations 15, 19, 32, 34, 39, 56 and 30 responded to this incident.