Apartment Fire (Plano)

Engine 5, Engine 2, and other Plano FD units are on scene with fire and heavy smoke showing from a second floor window of an apartment building in the 1500 block of Preston Road.

It is reported to be at an apartment complex near the intersection of Preston Road and Plano Parkway. Working to evacuate residents from the building and attack the fire.

Battalion 2 has command of the incident.

Additional information and updates will be provided below.

Update – Firefighters have made entry into the apartment building and are working to contain the fire at this time.

Update – Fire has partially extended into the attic.

Update – Additional apparatus have been requested to the scene for assistance. Ventilation has been completed on the roof. Fire is being contained.

Update – A firefighter has sustained a minor burn and will be transported from the scene.