Fire breaks out at assisted living facility in Lincolnton

Fire breaks out at assisted living facility in Lincolnton

LINCOLNTON, NC (WBTV) - A fire at an assisted living facility in Lincolnton is under investigation.

The Lincolnton Fire Department says the fire started just before 3 a.m. Monday in a hallway at the Carillon Assisted Living Facility on Salem Church Road.

Firefighters say 52 residents were safely moved to other areas of the building that weren't affected by the fire.

"The sprinkler system in the building held the fire damage to a minimum but some of the hall sustained some water damage," the Lincolnton Fire Department said.

No injuries were reported.

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