Fire at Apartment Complex Forces Residents to Evacuate
By: Heartland News
PADUCAH, Ky. - A fire at a Paducah apartment complex forced residents out of their homes.
The fire at the Jackson House Apartments started in an apartment on the 16th floor just after 8 Tuesday morning.
Fire crews had to evacuate tenants on the 16th, 17th and 18th floors while they fought the fire.
Fire officials say a discarded cigarette likely sparked the fire.