Crews respond to fire at Killeen apartment complex

Posted at 12:30 AM, Jun 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-03 06:10:50-04

KILLEEN, TX — Fire crews responded to a fire Wednesday night at The Arbors of Killeen apartment complex off of W. Curry Dr.

Witnesses who spoke with 25 News say several people were evacuated from a building. They also tell us the fire was caused by a lightning strike, though there has been no official word on that.

Firefighters were able to get the fire put out around 3 a.m. Thursday. They say several apartments are a total loss and several others have suffered water damage, displacing at least 10 families. The Red Cross is now assisting them.

It is not clear whether there were any injuries.

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