Monday, May 18, 2020
Apartment Fire in The Eldridge / West Oaks Area
On May 9, 2020, at 3:51 p.m., Houston Firefighters arrived on the scene on 2800 S. Dairy Ashford and found smoke visible through the windows of an apartment. They forced entry and began a primary search. One victim was found with life-threatening injuries and transported to the hospital. Crews continued to search and controlled the fire. There was no extension to the apartment unit above it. HFD Arson investigators were requested to determine the cause and origin of the fire. Another civilian also suffered from moderate injuries and was transported to the hospital. Firefighters from Stations 83, 78, 76, 75, 86 and 57 responded to this incident.