Fire damages apartment house in Fall River - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England

Fire damages apartment house in Fall River

Posted: Updated:
FALL RIVER, Mass. -

Firefighters said the cause of a Wednesday night fire in Fall River has been traced to a cigarette.

The Red Cross is assisting 18 people displaced by the fire. The six-family home on Hamlet Street went up in flames Wednesday night at about 8:30 p.m.

Firefighters said the fire started on the second floor and spread to the third.

Nobody was reported hurt.

Powered by WorldNow

23 Kenney Drive
Cranston, R.I., 02920

Telephone: 401.455.9100
Fax: 401.455.9140
Email: news@wjar.com

Can't find something?

NBC 10 Outerwear Provided by:

NBC 10 Media Relations
Provided by:

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.