Houston firefighters and police have reacted to a fire allegedly started by burning files in the Consulate General of China.
Houston authorities told that the local NBC affiliate they started receiving reports that records were being burnt in the place shortly following 8 pm
A little bit of smoke can be seen from the road, but authorities cannot get the construction, that the Houston Chronicle reported.
Enlarge ImageA display captured pictures of the flame at the Chinese consulate at Houston.Twitter
Even the consulate building’s occupants are scheduled to be evicted at 4 pm on Friday, even though it is not obvious if the flame was connected to the flooding.
No accidents were reported and call into the consulate were late Tuesday.
Further details aren’t immediately obvious.