Carmichael Apartments Destroyed In Fire

CARMICHAEL (CBS13) — A number of units were destroyed when a two-alarm fire ripped through an apartment complex Sunday afternoon.

The Sacramento Metro Fire Department responded to the 5100 block of El Camino at around 1:45 p.m. and found a unit already fully engulfed in flames, with fire spreading to the attack.

At one point, several firefighters were temporarily trapped in the roof area of the building while fighting the fire.

At least 11 units were damaged before the fire was brought under control.

No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The Red Cross is helping displaced residents find shelter, food and clothing.


One Comment

  1. k spud says:

    somebodys meth lab blew up hahahaha

  2. Val says:

    How uncool is that? I was there and there were families and respectable people who lost everything. You are clueless.

  3. Weeder says:

    “with fire spreading to the attack”? Did they mean “ATTIC”

  4. law says:

    my familys apartment gone why why again

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Sacramento

Tickets to aftershock now on sale
Follow Us On Facebook

Listen Live