HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The fire at the Colonial Grand Apartment complex has been ruled an accident. The Huntsville Fire Marshal’s office says a cooking accident started the Wednesday afternoon fire.
Captain Frank McKenzie confirms that 8 units were destroyed. Half of the units are ok, but firefighters cut the electricity to the entire building.
Emergency crews transported two people to Huntsville Hospital.
Huntsville Fire & Rescue wants to remind you that cooking fires are the number one cause of house fires in Huntsville City and they can all be prevented.