Fatality Apartment Fire in Lakewood

On Wednesday morning, firefighters responded to an apartment fire at the 12900 block of Lincoln Avenue SW in Lakewood. The call was dispatched at 11:41 a.m. and the fire was out at 11:55 a.m. This quick stop by firefighters helped to contain the fire to the one apartment and not spread to other units.

Unfortunately, despite their quick actions, this incident resulted in a fatality. The victim was an adult male who was the only occupant in the apartment at the time of the fire. The cause is currently under investigation.

firefighters in front of a fire engine loading hose after a fire incident

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