Phoenix firefighter burned fighting apartment blaze
The fire spread quickly, damaging four residences
By Laura French
PHOENIX — A Phoenix firefighter was burned while battling an apartment blaze Saturday morning.
Firefighter crews arrived at the scene at about 5 a.m. and found an active fire that quickly spread to several apartments, according to FOX 10 Phoenix. A total of four residences were damaged in the blaze.
One firefighter was hospitalized with burns to his hands, officials said. All of the apartment residents managed to escape while firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Apartment fire located near Central and Baseline Rd. Four apartments were affected by the fire. Cause of the fire not yet determined. pic.twitter.com/vzVoAapIr4— Phoenix Fire Dept. (@PHXFire) May 8, 2021