San Diego

Crews Quell Normal Heights Apartment Fire

Three kids were rescued and five people displaced after a third floor apartment fire in Normal Heights Tuesday afternoon. 

The fire broke out around 4:29 p.m. on the third floor of an apartment complex located at 4720 Hawley Road, San Diego Fire-Rescue (SDFD) Capt. Amador said. Crews knocked down the fire just after 5 p.m.

When crews arrived, they found heavy smoke coming from the top of the three-story building. 

The San Diego Red Cross is helping those displaced. 

Some residents were evacuated, though others stayed in place. 

No other information was immediately available.

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