Two-alarm apartment fire displaces 18 people in Fort Worth
Eighteen people were displaced Tuesday by a two-alarm apartment fire in Fort Worth.
The fire was reported at an apartment complex near the intersection of Woodway Drive and Altamesa Boulevard in far southwest Fort Worth about 12:15 p.m., according to fire call sheets.
A second alarm was called, and 20 Fort Worth Fire Department vehicles responded, according to the Fort Worth Firefighters Association. The fire was under control by 1:30 p.m.
No one was injured. The fire affected 16 apartments, damaging eight, according to the Fort Worth Police Department’s Twitter page.
The Red Cross will assist the 18 people displaced.