What we know about the Aspen Meadows Apartment Fire

(Jackson, Wyo.) - Today, a fire broke out at the Aspen Meadows Aparment complex in Jackson next to KMart. Here is what we know about the fire so far: The call came in a little after 1 p.m. this afternoon. Witnesses stated that the fire appeared to have started on the porch of the building. We are hearing that someone put out a cigarette but in a can full of butts with some plastic and it caused the fire. As far as authorities know now, everyone was evacuated. There were at least eight apartments in the building that were evacuated. As of 3 p.m., the flames appear to be out, but firefighters continue to work on the scene. The building management company says that they are not sure when residents will be able to return to their apartments. Read Buckrail's original story here: Feature Photo: Aspen Meadows Apartment fire today. Pitchengine Communities. #buckrail #news