Charlotte, N.C. - It was just after 9:30 pm Sunday night when many calls came into Charlotte Fire 911 Communications center reporting a fire at the Vantage 78 Apartments on Marvin Road just east of downtown Charlotte. Engine #6 arrived on scene first and reported heavy fire conditions showing from 1-unit. Hoselines were quickly put into service to knock down the flames as firefighters also conducted a primary search. This apartment fire was marked under control in less than 30 minutes with damage estimates by Charlotte Fire Officials put at approximately $30K. 1 female was reported to suffer minor injuries on scene however she declined transport to the hospital after be treated by EMS. The American Red Cross responded to assist with nearly a dozen people displaced from the 3 apartments that suffered fire, smoke and water damage. The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Charlotte Fire Investigation Task Force.
Eng 6, 14,8,64. Lad 1. B/C 1,4 Car 82, 86 and Red Cross
Info by: PIO CFD
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