Only family living in apartment building escapes fire - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

Only family living in apartment building escapes fire

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A fire broke out Friday morning in an apartment complex near the airport.

Crews worked for 27 minutes to get the fire, located in the 200 block of East Southland Boulevard, under control.

There are four units in the building, but only one unit is currently occupied. Firefighters believe the flames began in a first floor, rear apartment.

The family that lives there was alerted by smoke detectors and everyone escaped safely.

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