A billowing fire engulfed a three-story building with several apartments in Minneapolis early New Year’s Day, sending 13 people to hospitals — including six who were critically hurt — with injuries ranging from burns to trauma associated with falls. Families on the scene said at least three people were still unaccounted for.
Authorities say more than a dozen people were taken to hospitals after a fire engulfed several apartments near downtown Minneapolis. WCCO talked with a family member of one of the victims being treated at HCMC who also lived in the building. He said he has nothing left but the jacket he was wearing on his back.
Fire crews responded to a large apartment fire that evacuated a complex in Elk River on Thursday morning. According to the Elk River Police and Fire Departments, the blaze happened at the apartment building on the 300 block of Evans Avenue.
One person is dead after a fire in St. Paul Tuesday afternoon, according to the St. Paul Fire Department. Authorities say the fire occurred at an apartment building located at 1668 North Hamline North.
Authorities said a firefighter was hurt and as many as nine adults and six children were displaced after a fire at a small apartment in south Minneapolis Wednesday morning. Fire crews responded to an apartment complex on the 3400 block of Portland Avenue at about 1 a.m. Wednesday.
A fire ripped through a second-floor apartment above a popular coffee shop in Minneapolis’ Dinkytown neighborhood Friday afternoon. The Minneapolis Fire Department says it started in an apartment above Espresso Royale on 411 14th Street Southeast, near the University of Minnesota’s East Bank campus, sometime around 12:30 p.m. “I was lying in my bed when I saw smoke come out,” said Phoebe Gulling, a University of Minnesota student. “I looked outside and saw fire coming out of the building.”
The State Fire Marshall is trying to determine what caused an early morning apartment complex fire in Plymouth that sent dozens running for safety. A four-alarm fire engulfed the Vicksburg Village Apartments around 4 a.m. after a window AC unit on the third floor started on fire.
Two firefighters were injured after an apartment fire in downtown Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls fire department Capt. Chad Nelson says crews were called at around 10:20 p.m. Sunday and didn’t get the fire under control until around sunrise Monday.
A late night fire left some people out of a home in New Brighton. The fire started around 11 p.m. Thursday at an apartment complex on the 1200 block of 10th Avenue North.
Authorities say two people are in critical condition at a hospital Tuesday morning after an apartment fire in St. Paul on Monday.
Two people are in the hospital after an apartment fire in St. Paul Monday afternoon, according to a fire official.
A fire in the west metro forced an apartment full of people out into the cold.
Fire crews responded to the scene of a raging fire at an apartment complex in Apple Valley Friday morning.
Authorities say one person was hospitalized after am apartment fire early Wednesday morning in St. Paul.
Six families have been displaced in an Eagan apartment Fire Thursday morning.