Firefighters battle apartment fire in Southeast Memphis

Firefighters battle apartment fire in Southeast Memphis

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis firefighters battled an apartment fire in the 4300 block of Flairwood Drive Friday morning, just off Tchulahoma Road in Southeast Memphis.

Fire crews reported seeing smoke and fire coming from the building when they arrived around 8 a.m.

Fire investigators found the fire started because of an electrical malfunction in the bathroom breaker box.

No one was injured. Red Cross provided assistance to two adults and three children.

Fire officials say the apartments did not have a working smoking detector.

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