BUSINESS BURNS IN FABENS, TX
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Deputy PIO/Angelica Becerra
Office: (915) 538-2119
“We Serve With Pride”
Release Date/Time: Sunday, November 3, 2013 @ 1:50 PM
EL PASO TEXAS- On 11-03-13 at approximately 1:30 am Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a fire at the 200 block of E. Main St. in Fabens, TX, after noticing smoke emitting from a business while Deputies were at disturbance call close by. Deputies immediately ran to the building and shut-off the power to begin evacuating nearby residents of an adjacent apartment. Volunteer Fire Fighters from Fabens, San Elizario, Clint, Socorro and Horizon Fire Departments were summoned to the scene to include an El Paso County ESD#2 Marshall. The damaged was estimated at approximately $200,000.00. The cause of the fire appeared to be an electrical failure (accidental). There were no injuries reported as a result of the fire.