HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — As lots of of hundreds spent a bitterly chilly day with out energy throughout this winter storm, discovering an open spot for a sizzling meal looks as if a dream come true.
That was the case as vehicles lined up on the street exterior the Burger King at Richmond and Drexel.
The shop was stored open by a skeleton employees doing their greatest to scramble to serve sizzling meals to hungry Houstonians.
One buyer advised ABC13, “If you’re hungry and chilly with few choices, ready in line for hours for quick meals would not appear unreasonable.”
From morning to nighttime, the road solely grew because the day wore on, at occasions greater than 50 vehicles deep.
One other buyer stated, “We have not ate a meal all day so we’re making an attempt to get a sizzling meal and eat it at dwelling.”
By 10 p.m. Monday, the Burger King employees lastly needed to begin turning away these ready in line, saying they have been working out of provides.
Texans have been victims to huge energy outages that stretched for hours and hours because the demand throughout the state outstripped provide.
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