UPDATE: Sleeping Woman Escapes Apartment Fire

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According to Monroe Fire Department, the fire took place at Degree Apartments located at 4311 Spurgeon Drive in Monroe.

Investigators say the fire started from the bathroom heating vent and it is unknown what caused the vent to catch fire.

One man was coming from his cousin’s apartment when he saw the smoke. He began to bang on the door waking up the woman who lived in the apartment.

The resident was able to escape her apartment and get to safety.

Tune in to KTVE NBC 10 News at 5 for more on this story.


KTVE/KARD has gotten reports of an active fire at a Monroe Apartment Complex.

Monroe Fire Department is currently on scene at 4311 Spurgeon Drive in Monroe.

Details are very limited at this time.

KTVE/KARD has a crew on the scene and we will update this article with more details as they become available.

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