Pre-arrival videos: Amid flooding report of explosion & fire in Downtown Houston

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During the 9:00 a.m. (CT) hour today (Monday) in Houston there was a building fire with an initial report that an explosion had occurred. Pre-arrival videos above and below.

KTRK-TV:

Eyewitness video from Eliud Balderas shows a raging fire shooting from the windows of the Lone Star Legal Aid offices.

A thick cloud of smoke can be seen rising in downtown at the site of the fire.

Balderas said he was in his apartment when he heard the explosion, and began filming with his smartphone.

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