Fire at Medical Center building quickly extinguished

HOUSTON – Firefighters said sprinklers quickly extinguished a fire Thursday morning at a building in the Medical Center district of Houston.

The two-alarm fire was reported at 6:18 a.m. at 6655 Travis St., near Southgate Boulevard.

Houston firefighters said the fire started in a mechanical room on the fifth floor, filling the floor with smoke.

No injuries were reported.

The building houses several medical offices.

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