January 21, 2018

01.03.18 C & D Grocery Destroyed by Fire

We received report of a commercial structure fire at 1240. Units arrived on location to find fire in the rear of the building and the flames had penetrated through the roof. Incident Commander ordered a defensive attack. The roof was compromised and failed completely around 0120. There were no injuries and the fire is still under investigation. Units that responded were: Engine2, Engine 1, Engine 3, Engine 5, Engine 4, Tower 7, Battalion 1, Incident Safety Officer, and Assistant Chief of Operations. All units except Engine 2 returned to service at 0400. Additional units were called to scene this morning for smoldering fire and investigators are on scene.
Patti Jett, CPC
Public Affairs Coordinator
City of Baytown
(281) 420-5802 office
(832) 217-9430 cell