Massive fire at vacant apartment complex in DeKalb County

A fire at an apartment complex in DeKalb County

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Crews are working to put out a massive apartment fire in DeKalb County.

The fire started Thursday morning at a vacant apartment complex in the 3600 block of Shallowford Road in DeKalb County.

NewsChopper 2 was over the fire at 6 a.m.

When Channel 2's Darryn Moore arrived on the scene he learned the property was purchased by the school system.


Apartment fire in DeKalb

BREAKING: NewsChopper 2 is currently over the scene of a large fire on Shallowford Road. Officials confirm this apartment is vacant. WHAT WE KNOW:

Posted by WSB-TV on Thursday, November 16, 2017