Critically Injured Fort Worth Apartment Fire Victim Passes Away

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The person who was critically hurt in a two-alarm apartment fire on Fort Worth’s south side Monday, Feb. 8, died at the hospital, according to the Fort Worth Fire Department.

Four cats were rescued from the complex.

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Firefighters got the call just after 7:00 p.m. in the 6400 block of Wildwood Circle North, south of I-20 off Granbury Road.

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Fort Worth apartment fire (Fort Worth FD)

A spokesman says heavy flames and smoke could be seen on all three floors of the building when crews first arrived.

No word yet on what caused the fire.

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The Red Cross is also on scene helping the families who were displaced by the fire.

CBS Dallas / Fort Worth