WACO, Texas (KWTX) – Fire broke out Friday evening at a Waco assisted living facility.
Initial reports suggested the fire might have been caused by a lightning strike, but there was no official confirmation of the cause Friday night.
The fire was reported at around 5:15 p.m. Friday at the Brookdale Lakeshore assisted living facility at 1700 Lake Shore Dr.
The first crews to arrive reported smoke coming from the attic area of the one-story building.
A city bus was requested in anticipation of an evacuation.
No further details were immediately available.
STRUCTURE FIRE – 1700 W. Lake Shore Dr. @WacoTXFire units operating at a building fire.
— Waco Fire Department (@WacoTXFire) May 28, 2021
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