Moody fire displaces elderly couple

MOODY FIRE DISPLACES ELDERLY COUPLE - Morgan's Point Fire Department responded to an emergency call at 12:01 a.m., reporting a storage unit on fire on the ninety-one hundred block of FM 2409. 

One elderly woman was escorted from the house, along with eight to ten dogs. An elderly man was also escorted from the scene, as he tried to self-extinguish the fire with a garden hose. 

 There is currently an unknown amount of livestock loss. 

The couple is expected to be displaced for the night as the Heart of Texas electric company takes an assessment of their power. 

The fire is stabilized and did not reach the house but did destroy the storage unit.

Investigation is ongoing. Check here for updates. 

 

 

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