Family, infant escapes Brazoria County house fire


BRAZORIA COUNTY, Texas – A family with an infant is safe after they escaped a fire at a home in Brazoria County.

Fire crews were called to a house in the 800 block of County Road 99 early Wednesday morning. When they arrived, the single-story home was filled with heavy smoke and flames. 

The family was asleep inside the home when the fire started. A woman, her children and grandchildren, including an infant, were able to make it out unharmed.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.