More than 40 residents displaced after apartment fire in west Fort Worth
A fire raced through an apartment building in west Fort Worth early Monday, damaging at least 16 units in the complex, a fire official said.
But no residents or firefighters were injured in the blaze at the Cassidy Apartments.
The cause of the fire was under investigation.
The fire was reported just before 3 a.m. Monday in the 8700 block of North Normandale Street.
Firefighters arrived and found heavy fire through a roof, but extinguished the blaze in about 45 minutes.
More than 40 tenants have been displaced because of the fire, authorities said.
Fort Worth Firefighters on scene at a 3 alarm apartment fire on the city’s west side. 16 units damaged. Red Cross is assisting the residents. pic.twitter.com/JC9ZQOkwl7
— Mike Forbes (@mikeforbeswfaa) November 29, 2021
Officials with the American Red Cross were on the scene assisting tenants.
Arson investigators also were at the complex, authorities said.