Firefighter injured battling West Austin apartment fire

West Austin apartment fire

A firefighter received minor injuries battling a blaze that displaced 20 people at a West Austin apartment complex.

Fire investigators said one building at the Oak Ridge Apartments, 3517 North Hills Drive, was heavily damage and four units had fire damage. Four other units suffered damage from fire control efforts.

The Red Cross and the apartment manager were working to help residents displaced by the fire.

The firefighter was treated and released. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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