Person jumps from window to escape fire - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Person jumps from window to escape fire

Emergency crews are on the scene of a fire at a Huntsville apartment complex. (Source: WAFF) Emergency crews are on the scene of a fire at a Huntsville apartment complex. (Source: WAFF)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Officials responded to an apartment fire at 2216 Memorial Parkway NW at Red Brick Square apartment complex.

The fire happened on the second floor of the Red Brick Square complex at around 6 p.m. Huntsville firefighters said one person was taken to the hospital after jumping out of a window to escape the flames.

Two other people were trapped inside the apartment complex. Firefighters had to rescue them and they are both fine.

Two other people were treated on the scene, and it is unclear if they will have to go to the hospital. 

One neighbor said he helped a person escape the fire by helping him shimmy down the side of the building.

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