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4 displaced after Las Vegas apartment fire

Posted at 10:33 AM, Feb 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-18 13:34:38-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — 4 people have been displaced after a fire near Jones Boulevard and Vegas Drive.

Authorities say the fire happened just before 6 a.m. on Feb. 18.

People living in the apartment told authorities that they woke up at 3 a.m. and smelled something burning but could not find anything.

They woke up again a short time later and looked out a window. They could see flames in the back of the apartment.

Authorities say, they called 9-1-1 and left the apartment.

Nobody was hurt in the fire.

Damage is estimated at $10,000.

The cause of the fire is unknown.