Fire crews bring apartment fire under control in five minutes

Friday, August 8, 2014 | 6:10 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Columbia Fire Department crews put out a third-floor apartment fire at 2300 Parker St., according to a news release from the department.

Fire crews arrived at Kitty Hawk Apartments less than four minutes after they were dispatched at 4:09 p.m., and encountered smoke and fire inside the apartment.

The release said firefighters quelled the flames within five minutes. There were no reported injuries.

Supervising editor is Samuel Hardiman.


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