Tire shop catches fire in southeast Houston


HOUSTON – A southeast Houston tire shop caught fire early Tuesday morning.

The fire broke out at Ortiz Tire shop just before 3:30 a.m. on Bellfort near Belbay.

When firefighters arrived, they found flames coming from the front office and quickly put them out, but that area did suffer damages, as well as the outside of the building.

There is no word yet on any injuries.

Arson is investigating the cause of the fire.