Authorities investigating possible arson case in Midland

Authorities investigating possible arson case in Midland

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - Midland authorities are looking for more information following a fire that sparked on Friday morning.

Midland firefighters were called out to the Annex Apartments in the 5100 block of North A Street.

When firefighters arrived on the scene, they found heavy smoke and moderate flames around the front door of a ground level apartment unit.

Authorities say firefighters were able to quickly contain the fire, keeping it from spreading to the second floor.

According to a release, the building was unoccupied and being remodeled following a previous, unrelated fire in the same apartment unit.

As a result, investigators are looking into the case as possible arson.

If you have any information on this case, contact the Midland Fire Marshal's Office at (432) 685-7333.

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