Fire breaks out at apartment building

January 30, 2009 3:30:59 AM PST
Firefighters battled a blaze at a southwest Houston apartment complex overnight.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

It happened around 1:30am on Bellaire at Mary Bates. Flames could be seen on the roof of the building. Firefighters were able to knock down the fire before it spread.

It appears a malfunction with a heating unit sparked the flames. The upstairs units at the apartment complex were vacant. No one was injured.

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