PHOTOS: Firefighters battle early morning apartment fire

Northwest Florida

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WKRG) — An apartment complex in Fort Walton Beach caught on fire early Saturday morning.

The Ocean City-Wright Fire Control District responded to the fire at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday. Heavy fire was coming from the roof of the 16-unit apartment complex at 940 Ashley Lane. Firefighters rescued a person from a second-floor balcony.

The cause of the fire is being investigated by a Florida State Fire Marshal. No firefighter injuries were reported.


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