HOUSTON –- Houston firefighters took quick action late Wednesday to keep a trash fire from spreading to a nearby townhome.
Around 11:15 p.m. the Houston Fire Department said it was called to reports of a fire on Perthshire Road at N. Dairy Ashford Road. HFD found a trash fire had spread to the outside wall of a townhome.
Firefighters said the home suffered mostly smoke damage.
It wasn’t immediately known what started the blaze.
A man and woman in the home were unaware the fire was going on, even as firefighters arrived, HFD said. No injuries were reported.