Flames spread to several businesses in strip mall fire

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HOUSTON - Authorities are trying to figure out what caused a fire to start at a strip mall in southeast Houston Friday morning.

Officials said the fire broke out around 9:45 a.m. Friday at the strip mall on Airport Road near Ruthby.

Firefighters worked to control the fire as flames quickly spread across several businesses.

There's no word yet if anyone was injured.

Houston fire officials are investigating the fire's cause.

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