Overnight fire forces Midtown apartment complex to evacuate

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Residents were evacuated overnight when fire alarms went off at a local apartment complex in Midtown.

The fire started around 1:15 a.m. at the Kimbrough Towers in the 100 block of Kimbrough Place.

Authorities said the fire started in the kitchen of a fifth floor unit, but couldn’t provide further details.

Thankfully, no one was injured.

Residents were allowed to eventually return to their homes.