Woman suffers burns in SW Houston apartment fire

August 15, 2011 2:24:02 PM PDT
A woman is recovering from burns she suffered in an apartment fire in southwest Houston.

Flames broke out Monday morning at the Heatherwood Apartments on Braeswood. When firefighters arrived, they saw a downstairs unit with smoke shooting out of it.

One woman was burned and suffered smoke inhalation. She is expected to be OK.

Eight units suffered smoke and water damage. The cause of the fire is under investigation.