Firefighters respond to fire at Bexar County Jail

Electrical fire was contained to elevator

BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – Firefighters were called to the Bexar County Jail overnight, fire officials said Friday.

The incident was reported around 1 a.m. 

Authorities said the electrical fire was contained to an elevator.

Jail employees put out the flames with a fire extinguisher before fire crews arrived, firefighters said.

No one was hurt and no evacuations were needed in the incident.

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