Brief mayday call at 2-alarm house fire in NE Houston

A mayday was called but quickly canceled and no firefighters were hurt.

December 3, 2012 2:23:47 PM PST
There was a brief mayday call Monday at a 2-alarm house fire in northeast Houston.

It happened during a fire at a home on Ley and Elbert around 9:30am. Heavy fire and smoke were coming from the house when firefighters arrived on the scene. Some of them experienced a sudden amount of steam and were disoriented.

A mayday was called but quickly canceled. No firefighters were hurt.

Arson investigators are looking into the cause of the fire.