Breaking News: Massive Apartment Complex Fire Near Downtown Houston/Montrose

An apartment complex that was being built is burning near Downtown Houston, Texas today as firefighters work furiously to control the blaze.  The blaze began between noon and 1:00 p.m. today.  This construction site is located in the Historic Montrose area. Smoke continues to billow high into the sky obscuring large parts of downtown Houston from view.   Flames jumped high enough at one point to be seen from office windows in Memorial City.  The images seen here were taken from the offices of Simmons and Fletcher  next to the Memorial City Mall at approximately 1:00 p.m.  Please pray for the firefighters and the area residents that the fire can be safely controlled without spreading to the many homes and businesses nearby.

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