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Red Cross Helping 20 People After Apartment Fire in Albany [VIDEO]

Photo by WJON.com’s Ashli Gerdes

ALBANY – The Red Cross is assisting 20 people after an apartment fire in Albany last (Monday night.

Eleven adults and nine children were displaced by the fire in the 300 block of 7th Street in Albany.

The fire call came in at about 11:30 p.m. last (Monday) night.

There were no injuries.

The Fire Marshal is expected to be on the scene later this morning.  We’re hoping to have more information on this fire later this morning.

The Red Cross helps provide disaster relief for immediate recovery needs, such as shelter, clothing, food, and emotional support.

People can help those affected by this and similar disasters by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Financial gifts enable the Red Cross to prepare for and provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance in response to disasters.

Visit redcross.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS. Contributions may also be sent to your local American Red Cross chapter or to the American Red Cross, P.O. Box 37243, Washington, DC 20013.

 See a video of the apartment complex below.

Photo by WJON.com’s Ashli Gerdes
Photo by WJON.com’s Ashli Gerdes

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