Fire crews working to extinguish flames at Raleigh high-rise apartments

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RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Fire crews are at the scene Friday afternoon of a blaze at a high-rise apartment building in Raleigh.

The incident was reported after 1 p.m. at Glenwood Towers at 509 Glenwood Ave., according to officials.

Raleigh police confirmed there are flames coming out one of the windows of the tower.

The building is a Raleigh Housing Authority public housing apartment complex for elderly residents on a fixed income.

A CBS 17 crew is headed to the scene and updates will be provided.

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