Duplex Fire in University Place
University Place, Wash. – Just before 10:00 p.m., West Pierce firefighters were called to a duplex fire at 5202 65th Ave W. Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire and smoke coming from the structure. They quickly entered the unit and extinguished the fire, preventing the flames from entering the other side of the duplex. The fire was declared under control at 10:47 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of this fire, but two adults were displaced. The Pierce County Fire Marshals Office is currently conducting an investigation regarding the cause of the fire.