• One dead in fire at Seattle apartment building

    By: KIRO 7 News Staff


    SEATTLE - One person was found dead after a two-alarm fire at an apartment complex in Seattle.

    Firefighters were called to the four-story building in the 1400 block of East Yesler Way just before 12:30 a.m. Monday. Flames were visible when crews arrived.

    One person was found dead inside one of the units after smoke and flames consumed part of a building. Crews believe the victim was inside the unit where the fire started.

    The fire is now under control. 

    The cause is under investigation.

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