One Dies in Georgia Apartment Fire

A DeKalb County fire official has confirmed one person has died in a fire in DeKalb County, reports (

Tony Hubert, 37, was killed in the fire, according to the DeKalb County medical examiner. 

It happened at the Parke on Covington in the 3000 block of Covington Highway.

Video of the fire showed at least one building in the complex engulfed in flames. Four apartment units are in one building.

All four families in that building are now without a home.

Residents said they believe the fire was intentionally set in a hallway between two apartments on the second floor.

Fire investigators told CBS46, Wednesday, it’s too early to say what happened for certain.


No posts to display