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Two in Waco survive fire after smoke alarm wakes them up

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Posted at 1:02 PM, Jul 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-28 19:16:57-04

The Waco Fire Department responded to an apartment fire around 3 a.m. Sunday morning.

The incident happened in the 2400 block of JJ Flewellen Road.

The occupants were sleeping when they heard their fire alarm going off.

"If they hadn't had working smoke alarms, this likely would have been a tragic accident," tweeted Waco fire.

The fire department advises everyone to please check your smoke alarms.