HOUSTON – Firefighters battled a 2-alarm fire in northwest Houston Monday evening.
The incident happened in the 1700 block of Wirt around 7:15 p.m.
According to HFD, one apartment was on fire and it spread to three other apartments. There was heavy smoke and water damage to those apartments.
Juan Miguel walked out and saw the fire just after it started.
"It's sad, just two days before Christmas," Miguel said..
The fire was declared under control about an hour later, and the HFD Arson Bureau was investigating the scene.