More than 2 dozen residents evacuated during Sunday apartment fire | #ESC_LLC | A fire at an apartment complex on McCord caused more than two dozen people to be evacuated from their homes (WTVG). https://wp.me/p97JNV-1rG
Officials from Springfield Twp. Fire Dept. say the call came in around 8:06 p.m. at the Venetian Woods Apartment Complex on McCord Road.
A resident heard the alarm from a smoke detector in the hallway. (read more)
“Is there any doubt that fire alarms saves lives when installed and serviced according to fire code?” asks John Larkin, Senior Partner with ESC of Greater Ohio. “Without a quality fire alarm system, one that’s monitored by a reputable company, like our own, the outcome could have been a lot worse than 24 individuals being rousted out of bed into the dark, cold night.”