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Residents evacuate apartment fire Thursday

It happened around 6:30 p.m. at Chase Manor Apartments on the 800 block of Tennessee Avenue.

Posted: Dec 13, 2018 9:43 PM
Updated: Dec 13, 2018 10:04 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - People were evacuated after an apartment caught fire Thursday.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. at Chase Manor Apartments on the 800 block of Tennessee Avenue.

Firefighters found the fire in an upstairs apartment.

Everyone was able to get out safely.

The American Red Cross is helping 30 residents with their needs.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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