FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Crews in Fort Worth battled a fire Friday evening that sent one person to the hospital and destroyed at least 24 units at an apartment complex.
The fire happened at a complex near Vickery and Bryant Irvin in the southwestern area of the city.READ MORE: Cowboys Safety Damontae Kazee Arrested For Alleged DWI In The Colony
The department tweeted an image of flames coming from the complex that showed units having been destroyed.
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PIO on scene. Multiple aerials set up. One building with heavy fire. pic.twitter.com/nCfJ5QJ3Hh
— Fort Worth Fire Department (@FortWorthFire) March 6, 2021
Officials said one person was taken to a hospital for smoke inhalation.MORE NEWS: Former Texas Nurse Convicted Of Capital Murder In Deaths Of 4 Heart Patients
The fire appeared to be extinguished by 10:30 p.m., with crews working to put out hotspots.