Athens firefighters respond to apartment fire
ATHENS, Ala. – Athens firefighters were called to an apartment fire on Elkton Street Friday morning.
Firefighters responded to Oakleaf Apartments around 11:20 a.m. after a passerby saw smoke coming from an apartment and called 911, according to a city spokesperson.
Firefighters were able to contain the fire to the attic above a bathroom in one apartment.
No one was home at the time of the fire and no one was injured.
The cause is under investigation.