SALT LAKE CITY

Fire at Avenues apartment contained, no injuries reported

Apr 11, 2023, 4:02 PM | Updated: 4:29 pm

Firefighters work on a fire in an avenues apartment...

Firefighters respond to an apartment fire in Salt Lake City on April 11, 2023. (Aubrey Shafer/KSL)

(Aubrey Shafer/KSL)

SALT LAKE CITY — A fire at an apartment in the Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City has been contained. Fire authorities say they were able to save the apartment from being a total loss.

The fire started near A Street between 1st and 2nd Avenue around 1 p.m. Tuesday. 

The Salt Lake City Fire Department responded and had the fire under control by 2:30 p.m. SLCFD said its crews were able to save the apartment from being a loss and that no one was injured.

Darin Brooks caught several videos of the fire.

The section of A Street between 1st and 2nd Avenue was affected by the fire and the SLCFD’s response.

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Fire at Avenues apartment contained, no injuries reported