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Fire destroyed 8 apartments in Port Arthur
PORT ARTHUR - by Ashley Gaston - Port Arthur firefighters spent at least 4 hours battling an apartment fire at the Shire Apartments.
Firefighters could see flames shooting through the roof as they arrived at the complex located in the 4000 block of Highway 365 at about 1:15 am, Sunday.
The Port Arthur Battalion Chief said residents who live 8 units were displaced due to fire, smoke, and water damage.
Paramedics transported one firefighters to the hospital for a sprained ankle.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.