Small Apartment Building Fire Displaces Several People

Published 07/06 2014 04:21PM

Updated 07/06 2014 07:54PM

PEORIA –The Peoria Fire Department is investigating a Saturday evening fire at 2631 N. Hanssler Court. It happened around 6:30 P.M.


Several residents are displaced after the apartment building, which holds eight units, caught fire.


Crews arrived to find one upstairs bedroom fully engulfed in flames.


It only took a few minutes to put the fire out, and everyone did make it out OK. The Red Cross is helping those displaced residents find housing.


Damage to the building is estimated at about $32,000.


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