The fire is in the Coach House apartment complex west of Holmes on East 115th Street in the Red Bridge area of south KC-MO..
At 3:42 am CDT Tuesday morning- 5 fire companies were dispatched to an address in the 11500 block of Holmes.
It was reportedly a "carport on fire with several vehicles involved."
Pumper 28 enroute at 3:46 am sees "fire from 4 blocks away" and requests "a working fire response."
Another truck company and EMS unit among those sent.
Arriving at 3:48 am- Pumper 28 says the "carport fully-involved and the side of (an apartment) building."
Battalion chief 107 requests and receives a 2nd-alarm response of 3 more pumpers- a truck and EMS among those responding.
Fire is working as of 4:10 am with no reports of injuries so far.
At 4:13 am- a 3rd-alarm of 4 additional pumper companies and an EMS unit are dispatched to this fire.
As of 4:40 am- virtually an hour after the first fire dept. dispatch- the more than a dozen companies are fighting to contain the fire to just one building in this complex.
As of 5 am- the 3rd-alarm companies were being released from their staging area as the fire was virtually under control.
No reports of injuries as of 5:08 am- and at least 6 apartment units have been damaged by this fire.