LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A person in a wheelchair was rescued from a four-story building fire in the east Las Vegas valley on Thanksgiving.
It happened on Thursday, at approximately 7:47 p.m. at 4045 Spencer Street (near Flamingo Road).
Firefighters with Clark County Fire Department said the sprinklers in the building did activate but did not extinguish it.
Fire crews were able to extinguish the two-alarm fire and rescue the person in the wheelchair safely.
A total of 71 fire department personnel responded to the fire, including eleven engine companies.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
No other details were released.