Quick responding firefighters were able to save a woman from a burning apartment building Southwest Houston Friday night.
The fire broke out about 9:00pm at Brookhaven apartments Fondren Road and Wanda Lane. The flames were so intense firefighters had to rescue one woman who was trapped in a stairwell in the building.
Officials said the fire started on the first level of the complex then spread. The fire completely destroyed one apartment unit while four units had smoke and water damage. The cause of the fire is under investigation.