Quantcast

Four Victims Rescued From Apartment Fire - LEX18.com | Continuous News and StormTracker Weather

Four Victims Rescued From Apartment Fire

Posted: Updated:
WAVE 3 WAVE 3

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)-- Emergency crews responded to a fire in southwest Louisville where four people were trapped.

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday at a three-story apartment building in the 3400 block of Shanks Lane, located off Cane Run Road just south of the Watterson Expressway (I-264).

Firefighters found heavy smoke and fire when they arrived. They worked to save four people from the burning building.

A WAVE 3 News reporter saw one person being loaded into an ambulance.

The Dreamland Fire Chief confirmed all four people were transported to the hospital. Their conditions are not known.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

WEATHER
MaxTrack Doppler
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Man Accused Of Violent Rape Arrested, Charged

    Man Accused Of Violent Rape Arrested, Charged

    Friday, July 20 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-07-20 11:57:11 GMT

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A man is in jail Friday morning accused of violently raping a woman. It happened Wednesday afternoon in the 1300 block of Devonport Drive. The alleged victim told police 25-year-old Harry McDermott held her down and forced her to have sex in a vehicle He then pushed her out of the car, injuring her face and shoulder. Police say the victim gave them McDermott's license plate number and matching physical description. He was arrested Thursday and charg...

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A man is in jail Friday morning accused of violently raping a woman. It happened Wednesday afternoon in the 1300 block of Devonport Drive. The alleged victim told police 25-year-old Harry McDermott held her down and forced her to have sex in a vehicle He then pushed her out of the car, injuring her face and shoulder. Police say the victim gave them McDermott's license plate number and matching physical description. He was arrested Thursday and charg...

  • Man Dies In Woodford Co. Crash Involving Motorcycle

    Man Dies In Woodford Co. Crash Involving Motorcycle

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:52:30 GMT

    WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The Woodford County Coroner's Office tells LEX 18 that there was a fatal crash in Woodford County Wednesday night. The collision involved a motorcycle and a car at Watts Ferry and Clifton Road. 33-year-old Brian Brown was killed in the crash. He was on the motorcycle. 

    WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The Woodford County Coroner's Office tells LEX 18 that there was a fatal crash in Woodford County Wednesday night. The collision involved a motorcycle and a car at Watts Ferry and Clifton Road. 33-year-old Brian Brown was killed in the crash. He was on the motorcycle. 

  • Tracking Friday Severe Storm Threat

    Tracking Friday Severe Storm Threat

    Friday, July 20 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-07-20 11:58:30 GMT

    An unusually potent summer setup will result in a potentially significant severe storm threat, mainly late in the day Friday. After a few morning showers & storms we should see a late morning/midday break allowing for destabilization and a stronger round (or rounds) of storms to develop late in the afternoon and track east through the evening. We're ramping up the LEX 18 Severe Threat Index to 2, a moderate risk. Damaging wind & large hail will be the primary threat for the B...

    An unusually potent summer setup will result in a potentially significant severe storm threat, mainly late in the day Friday. After a few morning showers & storms we should see a late morning/midday break allowing for destabilization and a stronger round (or rounds) of storms to develop late in the afternoon and track east through the evening. We're ramping up the LEX 18 Severe Threat Index to 2, a moderate risk. Damaging wind & large hail will be the primary threat for the B...

Powered by Frankly

© LEX18.com 2018, LEX18.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?