Roof fire prompts evacuations at Biloxi apartment complex

Roof fire prompts evacuations at Biloxi apartment complex
Several residents at the Summer Chase Apartments in Biloxi were evacuated Monday morning while firefighters put out a small blaze on the roof. (Photo Source: WLOX)
Several residents at the Summer Chase Apartments in Biloxi were evacuated Monday morning while firefighters put out a small blaze on the roof. (Photo Source: WLOX)

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Several residents at the Summer Chase Apartments in Biloxi were evacuated Monday morning while firefighters put out a small blaze on the roof.

Biloxi Fire Chief Joe Boney said some leaves on the roof by a vent caught on fire shortly after 9 a.m. Boney reports the flames were put out within the hour.

No injuries were reported.

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