Exxon Mobil building in north Houston evacuated after fire breaks out on roof

Everyone was evacuated from the high-rise and no one was injured during the incident.

December 12, 2013 3:27:18 AM PST
A high-rise in north Houston had to be evacuated because of a fire on the roof.

Firefighters were called to the Exxon Mobil Exploration building on Greenspoint and Benmar around 9pm. They found a fire burning in the boiler room on the roof of the 12-story building.

Fire officials say someone had stored plywood too close to the boiler. The building was evacuated without incident. No one was hurt.

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