All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Montrose Fire’

Houston Fire Possibly Caused By Welders

A fire that destroyed a huge apartment complex in Houston yesterday took 2 1/2 hours to control, according to the AP. Fire engulfed the complex, which was under construction, in flames and billowing black smoke. The blaze required 5 alarms and hundreds of emergency workers to get it under control on Tuesday afternoon. All of the construction workers are safe …

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Houston Fire “Under Control,” Building Destroyed by Blaze

A fire that destroyed a large, $50 million luxury apartment complex under construction in Houston was under control by mid-afternoon on Tuesday, according to authorities. The Houston Fire Department said the five-alarm fire, which drew hundreds of emergency personnel to the scene, was under control about two-and-a-half hours after it started. Ninety construction workers who had been in the high-rise …

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