LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Residents of the Family Scholar House faced a few tense moments Monday evening when a fire broke out in one of the apartments.
Firefighters were called to the scene near the U of L campus around 7:30 p.m.
A young man who was nearby was able to alert all of the residents when he decided that something didn’t look right.
He was able to pull a fire alarm to alert everyone. The residents made it out safely.
Fire officials say one apartment suffered minor fire damage and another, water damage.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.