Two injured in massive blaze at Fayetteville apartment complex; residents react

FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. - Multiple first response crews are at the scene of a fire at an apartment complex on Liberty Road in Fayetteville, Tenn.

Authorities have confirmed that two people are at Vanderbilt Hospital in critical condition. A third person was treated and released on scene.

The Fayetteville Fire Department says it will begin investigating the incident on Monday morning.

Viewer video shows at least one building of the complex fully engulfed in flames.

Lincoln County EMS officials confirmed that three people were injured in the fire. A man and a woman were taken by ambulance to a hospital for treatment. The severity of their injuries is unknown at this time. A third person was treated at the scene and released.

A witness said that alarms allegedly did not go off in the building at the time of the fire.

According to a family member of a resident, the fire possibly started on the second floor and people were forced to jump to safety.

We have learned that around 10 families were displaced from their homes.

WHNT News 19 has a crew on the scene working to gather more details on this situation, and get official confirmation from authorities at the scene.