A basement unit caught fire Monday night at Breckinridge Court Apartments on Redding Road in Lexington, according to fire officials. No one was home at the time. No one was hurt. The cause was under investigation.
Lexington Police have blocked off Lansdowne Drive between Reynolds Road and Redding Road after a woman reportedly barricaded herself in her home and threatened to kill herself. Surrounding homes have been evacuated and security at Lansdowne Elementary was heightened as a precaution.