Red Cross responds to apartment fire in Elizabethton

ELIZABETHTON – December 31, 2012 – American Red Cross volunteers responded to a four-unit apartment fire this morning off Milligan Hwy in Carter County. The Red Cross provided shelter, food, clothing and comfort kits for eight individuals who lived in the apartment, along with refreshments for about 30 emergency workers. You can help people affected by disasters like home fires, as well as countless crises at home and around the world, by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for and provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance in response to disasters. Visit or call 423-378-8700. ###