6 adults, 2 kids displaced after Raleigh townhouse catches fire

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Fire and emergency crews responded to a structure fire Thursday morning in Raleigh.

Wake County dispatch received a structure fire call just before 11:15 a.m. The location of the fire was reported as the 4800 block of Parkville Drive in a townhouse complex.

When units arrived on scene, a townhouse unit at the end of a building was fully involved with flames and smoke showing. Firefighters were able to knock the fire down and keep it from spreading to other units, fire officials said.

The adjacent townhouse suffered smoke and water damage.

Fire officials said that six adults and two children have been displaced from both of the impacted units and the Red Cross is assisting those families.

No injuries were reported.


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