Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm Fire in East Dallas Sunday Morning

Dallas firefighters had a busy Sunday morning fighting a 3-alarm apartment fire in east Dallas.

According to Dallas Fire-Rescue, at 2:50 a.m., units were dispatched to a fire at the Buena Vista Apartments located at 13350 Esperanza Road.

When they arrived, firefighters saw flames coming from the second and third floors of the building. All residents made it out safely as crews worked to control the fire.

More than 60 firefighters were called to the scene. Two residents were taken to the local hospital for minor injuries they sustained as they were evacuating the burning building, but they are expected to be okay.

The Red Cross is working with more than 40 residents who were impacted by the fire. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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