1 dead, 2 in hospital after Fayetteville apartment fire


UPDATE: The victim who died from injuries in the Fayetteville apartment fire has been identified as 21 year old, Hannah Shuster. The two in the hospital are in critical condition.

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Fayetteville Fire Department responded to an apartment fire early Saturday morning.

The apartment building, located on West Center St. and South Gregg Ave., was reportedly burning from the second floor with people trapped inside.

Crews entered the fire rooms and recovered three victims.

One fire victim has died and two are being treated for burns and smoke inhalation.

Fire Marshals have sent samples to the crime lab and are still investigating the blaze. No cause for the fire has been determined.

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