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2 firefighters treated during 3-alarm blaze at Atascocita bar, officials say

ATASCOCITA, Texas – Two firefighters were treated Wednesday during a three-alarm blaze at bar in Atascocita, officials said.

The fire was reported about 8:45 a.m. at the Coach’s Sports Bar and Grill in the 5300 block of East F.M. Road 1960, near Timber Forest Drive.

Jerry Dillard, spokesman for the Atascocita Fire Department, said one firefighter was injured and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, but he did not elaborate on the nature of the injuries. He said a second firefighter was taken to a hospital after suffering chest pains.

Dillard said at least five fire departments responded to the blaze.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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