Houston Fire DepartmentHFD Incident Update:
Apartment Laundry Room Fire in The Addicks Park Ten Area
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WHAT: Apartment Laundry Room Fire
WHEN: September 1, 2021 at 10:20 p.m.
WHERE: 1822 Barker Cypress, 77084
INJURIES: No reported injuries.
PROPERTY SAVED: $35 thousand in estimated property saved.
DAMAGE: $35 thousand in estimated damage.
CAUSE: Unintentional - Electrical
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Firefighters arrived on scene to find smoke coming from a stand-alone apartment laundry room. They found and extinguished a fire in the attic, then conducted salvage and overhaul. The origin of the fire appeared to be from a shorted plug behind the dryers. Crews from Stations 78, 86, 57 and 75 responded to this incident.
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