Conroe, March 19 – At approximately 2:25am this morning, residents at the Providence Place Senior Apartments
reported the smell of smoke and alarms sounding in building 4 of the complex, located at 15707 Kuykendahl in southwest Montgomery County. The first arriving unit found smoke from a kitchen fire filling an apartment and found the lone resident, a 78 year old female, deceased in the living room.
A Deputy Fire Marshal responded to the scene and the incident is under investigation at this time. The fire was contained to the kitchen and did not spread beyond the apartment where it started. The victim’s body has been transported to the Montgomery County Forensic Center where the specialists will perform an autopsy.