Lady dies after fire at central valley Las Vegas complex with history of fires

(Clark County Fire Dept.)
( Clark County Fire Dept.)( Clark County Fire Dept.). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. The Clark County Fire Department on Sunday said a lady passed away after a large fire ruined

an apartment building. Teams from Clark County Fire and Las Vegas Fire and Rescue were on scene of a fire in the central valley on Sunday afternoon. The fire broke out about 3:30 p.m., a witness said. The two-alarm fire at Solaire Apartments, 1750 E. Karen Avenue, ruined eight units.

The fire department stated the structure was an overall loss after a roofing system collapsed. Audiences reported seeing smoke from as far as Centennial Hills.

A witness to the fire stated the lady went missing after she perhaps ran back into the structure to get her dog.

It was not instantly understood what caused the fire or if anyone else was hurt. Management was dealing with those displaced by the fire.

In February 2017, 8 households were impacted by a fire at Solaire. A month later, a blaze displaced nine grownups and 7 children.

The fire was extinguished by 58 fire personnel that responded, per Fire Chief Cassell.

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