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  • Fort Wayne firefighter Elbert Starks walks back to ladder truck 15 after he and other crews battled a fire in the 6400 block of High Point Run on Sunday. Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 11:48 am

Fire ravages apartment building

Journal Gazette

Firefighters had an apartment building blaze under control in about a half hour, but not before the structure sustained major damage, according to a news release.

Crews responded to a fire at 3:10 a.m. today at 3307 Diplomat Drive. The structure was either vacant or abandoned, but neighboring tenants were removed. Investigators said the blaze was in the attic area.

There were no injuries. The incident remains under investigation.