TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) A sprinkler limited damage early Thursday after a fire broke out in an apartment in Temple, displacing seven residents.
Firefighters responded just before 5 a.m. to a report of the fire at the Courtyard Apartments at 2315 South 1st St. in Temple.
A malfunctioning bathroom exhaust fan started the fire in the second-floor apartment.
Residents, alerted by smoke alarms, escaped safely.
Fire damage was limited to the bathroom of the apartment, which also received smoke and water damage.
Two first-floor units were also damaged by water.
No one was injured.