Photos: Big blaze destroys hotel under construction

Photos: Big blaze destroys hotel under construction

Credit: KHOU

A hotel under construction on Hempstead Hwy at FM-1960 caught fire early Tuesday morning. The fire was first reported around 3 a.m. Firefighters arrived to find a tower of fire that quickly caused portions of the building to collapse.

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on July 2, 2013 at 6:54 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jan 8 at 2:31 PM

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A massive fire destroyed a hotel under construction on Hempstead Highway at FM-1960, injuring one of the firefighters called to the scene.

It was first reported around 3 a.m. Tuesday. Firefighters arrived to find a four-story tower of fire that caused portions of the building to collapse.

Click here for photos from the scene.

 

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