//At the least 6 killed in Las Vegas condominium fireplace; 13 injured

At the least 6 killed in Las Vegas condominium fireplace; 13 injured

At the least six individuals died and 13 have been injured in a fire that erupted in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday morning.

Authorities say the fireplace occurred within the Alpine Motel Residences, a three-story condominium complicated downtown. The trigger is at the moment beneath investigation.

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue

Las Vegas Hearth and Rescue

(Las Vegas Hearth and Rescue)

The fireplace division earlier mentioned 5 of the injured have been in vital situation and that a number of residents have been hanging out of home windows as firefighters arrived. A number of jumped and have been injured, the division mentioned.

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue

Las Vegas Hearth and Rescue

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The incident reportedly occurred at round 4:15 a.m. Later that morning, the Purple Cross introduced that it was serving to individuals at a close-by faculty.

The fire was in a first-floor unit of the Alpine Motel Apartments and its cause was under investigation, the department said.

The fireplace was in a first-floor unit of the Alpine Motel Residences and its trigger was beneath investigation, the division mentioned.
(Las Vegas Hearth and Rescue)

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In line with Las Vegas Hearth & Rescue, not less than 23 individuals have been displaced by the fireplace.

The Related Press contributed to this report.