FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – One man died during a fire at 310 W. Berry Street at the Edsall House Apartments in downtown Fort Wayne.
The Edsall House Apartments of Fort Wayne are described as an “affordable senior apartment community” on its website.
The fire happened around 7:40 Saturday evening.
According to FWFD, the fire started in and was contained to one room on the first floor, which was where the man was found. Other rooms on the first floor were affected by smoke, but firefighters were able to get the smoke cleared.
One resident of an adjacent apartment was taken to an area hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.
The incident remains under investigation.
The victim’s identity and cause of death will be released by the Allen County Coroner’s Office.