LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – Forty-three people, including 14 children, were displaced in three separate fires Saturday around the Las Vegas Valley.

American Red Cross of Southern Nevada said it responded to two apartment fires and a house fire, all Saturday morning. In total, 43 were displaced:

  • 15 residents displaced from four apartments, 2217 N. Jones Blvd. in Las Vegas
  • 17 residents displaced from six apartments, 6666 W. Washington Ave. in Las Vegas
  • 11 residents displaced from a home fire, 413 Mulberry Glen Dr. in North Las Vegas

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue said the fire on Washington Avenue was a two-alarm fire and two people had to be transported to the hospital.

Red Cross urged residents to check smoke alarms Sunday for Daylight Savings and help prevent future devastating fires.


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