Fire erupts at store in midtown Houston, HFD says; Crews work to put out blaze

HOUSTON – Firefighters with the Houston Fire Department were working to put out a fire in downtown Houston Saturday evening.

According to HFD, the fire sparked at around 8 p.m. at the Sacco Company Catholic Store located at 2323 San Jacinto Street near Hadley.

Initial details were limited, however, crews continued to work on the blaze throughout the night.

Arson investigators were reportedly at the scene.

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