PEORIA, Ill.– Peoria Fire and Rescue rescued a family of three from Trewyn Apartments Saturday morning.
At approximately 4:30 a.m., responders were dispatched to 2702 W. Trewyn Apt. 206 for a structure fire. Upon arrival, crews found the fire was isolated to clothes and a mattress.
While no injuries were reported, the tenant and two small children were transported to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center for precautionary reasons.
The fire was caused by lighting a cigarette near the clothes.