HFD: 77-year-old woman killed, son severely burned in NW Houston house fire

HOUSTON – Houston firefighters are investigating a house fire that left a 77-year-old woman dead and her son with severe burn injuries in northwest Houston Sunday morning.

Firefighters with the Houston Fire Department responded to a house fire call around 3:25 a.m. in the 6600 block of Granite Street.

Upon arrival, firefighters found a man lying in the yard with severe burns. The man was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital.

HFD Arson is investigating the cause of the fire.

As of Monday, investigators said no evidence of foul play has been found.