Bradenton apartment fire displaces 9

City of Bradenton Fire Department photo
City of Bradenton Fire Department photo

BRADENTON, Fla. (WFLA) – A fire displaced residents of a Bradenton apartment building on Thursday afternoon.

Bradenton firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire at building 1386 of the Carlton Arms apartments at about 4:40 p.m. The Carlton Arms Apartments are located on Carlton Arms Drive.

Smoke was visible while en route, and a second alarm was called. Firefighters brought the situation under control with no injuries.

Nine adult residents in the eight-unit building are being assisted by the Red Cross.

The cause of the fire is under investigation and further information will be released when available. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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