POSTED: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 1:49pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 5:26pm
LAS CRUCES- Early this morning, firefighters were called to a West Picacho apartment to find it fully engulfed in flames.
Las Cruces Firefighters confirmed all occupants had evacuated and quickly extinguished the fire. Surrounding apartments were evacuated and checked for any extension of the fire. No injuries were reported to civilians or firefighters.
This fire is still under investigation and the fire department is looking for possible links to other recent fires.
The Las Cruces Fire Department would like for anyone with information regarding this fire and or any other fire contact the Las Cruces Fire Department Prevention Bureau at (575) 528-3473 or (575) 528-4150