February 1, 2023 1:02 pm

Posted: 25.1.2023 16:51

APARTMENT FIRE DISPLACES 16 RESIDENTS

At 12:24 pm Wednesday South Montgomery County fire responded to a reporter apartment fire at the Green Trss Place Apartments at 315 Valleywood. Units arrived to find heavy fire coming from unit 1116. With the help of The Woodlands, and Spring crews were able to stop the blaze. Heavy damage was done to several units in the 1100 building. Besides fire damage, there was smoke damage and the plumbing to the remainder of the building was damaged. Jason Millsaps with the Montgomery County Emergency Management was able to get the Red Cross to respond to help the displaced residents. Texas Litter Control which is just around the corner provided residents with pet carriers for the residents displaced with pets. The Montgomery County Fire Marshals Office is investigating. Early indications is that it may have been a cooking fire. The complex was built close to 40 years ago before sprinkler systems were required.