Kitchen fire sends crews to the Three Rivers Apartments

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Residents at the Three Rivers Apartments in downtown Fort Wayne had a bit of a scary Wednesday evening.
The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to the report of a fire in a unit on Wednesday night around 9:30.

The first units on the scene entered the building and discovered that there was a fire in an apartment on the 11th floor.

Crews made their way to the 11th floor and were met with a smoke-filled hallway as they located the apartment that was on fire.
A fire was located in the kitchen and quickly extinguished. Most residents self-evacuated while others were sheltered in place.  The fire was under control in 24 minutes and no injuries were reported.