Residents evacuated after two-alarm fire at apartment complex in southeast Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Firefighters were on scene of a reported 2-alarm fire at an apartment complex in southeast Columbus.

At about 5:48am, Monday, firefighters were called to the 5600 block of Celtic Sea Lane on the report of a structure fire.

When firefighters arrived on scene they found an apartment complex with flames coming from the building.

Residents in the apartment complex were instructed to evacuate while firefighters worked to contain the fire.

Firefighters say a gas line helped fueled some of the fire. Red Cross was called to the scene to help the residents of some 10 to 12 apartments.

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