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Capital City Fire/Rescue

5-21-2013 Apartment Complex Fire Response - 2149 Lawson Creek Road

On Tuesday, MAy 21, 2013, at approximately 8:13AM, Capital City Fire Rescue responded to 2149 Lawson Creek Road for an apartment complex fire. Upon arrival, fire personnel found dark gray smoke coming out of the front door and back bedroom window of the two story apartment space. Within a few minutes the smoke had changed to dark black smoke and created zero visibility for personnel that entered the structure. The fire was contained to the first floor bedroom, however, there was significant smoke and heat damage throughout the apartment. The apartment complex, which had other tenants still sleeping, was evacuted and there were no known injuries reported. The cause of the fire is still under investigation by the Fire Marshal's Office . Preliminary damage is estimated at approximately $75,000. Submitted by: Fire Marshal Daniel M. Jager

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