Fire breaks out at Brainerd area apartment complex

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – An apartment fire in Brainerd sent Chattanooga Fire crews out in force.

The call came in just before 5 o’clock of a fire at the Royal Arms Apartments at 314 McBrien Road in Chattanooga.

A number of Chattanooga Fire Companies responded, and the first units on scene found flames on the outside of one of the apartments in the porch area.

The building was evacuated, while the blaze climbed up the exterior wall and extended into the attic.

A second alarm brought more crews to the scene, and firefighters got it under control at 5:43 p.m.

There’s no word on the extent of the damage, or the cause.

No one was injured.

(Photo Credits to Battalion Chief Chris Warren and Captain Randy Steele)

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