One last round of scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms is possible in the Brazos Valley through midnight. A few storms could be strong to severe, with damaging winds & hail being a concern. An isolated, brief tornado threat cannot be ruled out. Highest potential for severe weather is over the Northeastern Corner of the Brazos Valley.
A late morning fire Saturday led to the evacuation of about 20 residents of the Peppertree Apartment Complex in College Station.
College Fire Department says it started when an unattended candle on top of a television caught the bottom floor on fire.
The fire then spread to the second story of the apartment complex.
Parts of second floor was visibly charred as firefighters stood on a ladder truck to put out the fire completely.
Firefighters say a smoke alarm was responsible for alerting people to get out safely.
Witnesses say they started to smell and see smoke when someone called 911.
According to one witness everyone was able to get out of the complex without injury.
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