FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to calls of a structure fire at the 1300 block of Stophlet Street at 7:30 p.m.
Dispatch received calls from an occupant of a duplex that smoke was in the second-floor apartment.
According to a release from Fort Wayne Fire Department when the first engine arrived on the scene they found that 3 occupants were out of the building and found the fire in the walls of the stairway.
FWFD searched the home and confirmed that everyone was safe and prevented the fire from spreading to adjacent apartments. No injuries were reported in the release from FWFD.
Dispatch confirmed that as of 8:06 p.m., the fire was under control.
The incident is still under investigation and WANE 15 will provide more updates as they are available.