Alcantar Apartment Fire Caused by Faulty Water Heater
POSTED: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 12:23pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 6:57pm
El Paso - Fire investigators now know the cause of the fire that destroyed the Alcantar apartments in Northeast El Paso.
A faulty water heater in an upstairs apartment unit sparked the fire.
The fire happened in the 4700 block of Maxwell early Friday morning.
Two families displaced by the fire had to stay in a hotel.