Debris pile catches fire in hallway of NW Portland apartment com - KPTV - FOX 12

Debris pile catches fire in hallway of NW Portland apartment complex

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland Fire and Rescue crews were called to the scene of a small fire inside an apartment complex in northwest Portland Friday.

Firefighters responded to The Yards apartments in the 800 block of Northwest Naito Parkway around 5:30 a.m.

Crews said they found a pile of debris burning in a hallway.

Firefighters evacuated the residents and quickly put the fire out.

One security guard suffered smoke inhalation injuries and was transported to a nearby hospital for evaluation and treatment. No other injuries were reported.

A fire investigator has been called to the scene to determine the cause of the blaze. 

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