May 21

Several families left homeless after fire rips through their apartment complex in southeast Houston

Firefighters managed to get everyone out safely, but it took hours to extinguish the flames in the 4000 block of Corder Street.  Now, several families are turning to the American Red Cross for food, shelter and emotional support.

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The Greater Saint Matthew Baptist Church in the 7700 block of Jutland Road immediately opened its doors to those displaced by the fire.

7700 Westpark Drive Houston, TX 77063

    Several families left homeless after fire rips through their apartment complex in southeast Houston
    HOUSTON - One person is in the hospital with second degree burns and two others suffered minor injuries during Sunday night's fire at a southeast Houston apartment complex. It left several families homeless and others without utilities. Nettie Kindle's relatives live nearby. "It was a real scary scene last night.
    http://cw39.com

May 21

Firefighters battle blaze on Houston's south side

The fire was reported about 9 p.m. in the 4000 block of Corder, which in in south Houston just inside Loop 610. The building appeared to be part of an apartment complex.

    Firefighters battle blaze on Houston's south side
    Houston firefighters worked to put out a two-alarm fire on Houston's south side late Sunday in which one person was taken to the hospital and an undetermined number of others were evacuated.. The fire was reported about 9 p.m. in the 4000 block of Corder, which in in south Houston just inside Loop 610.
    https://www.chron.com

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