FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The person who was critically hurt in a two-alarm apartment fire on Fort Worth’s south side Monday, Feb. 8, died at the hospital, according to the Fort Worth Fire Department.
Four cats were rescued from the complex.READ MORE: Thousands Of Arlington ISD Employees To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine At Esports Stadium
Firefighters got the call just after 7:00 p.m. in the 6400 block of Wildwood Circle North, south of I-20 off Granbury Road.
A spokesman says heavy flames and smoke could be seen on all three floors of the building when crews first arrived.READ MORE: Woman Dead, 2 Children Injured In Shooting In Dallas
There were 24 units impacted by the fire. A dozen suffered severe damage.
No word yet on what caused the fire.
The Red Cross is also on scene helping the families who were displaced by the fire.MORE NEWS: North Texas Residents Taking Steps Forward Nearly 1 Year Since Pandemic Was Declared
There were 36 people displaced.