Fatal House Fire In North Mpls. Ruled AccidentalThe Minneapolis Arson Unit says the cause of Tuesday evening's deadly house fire in north Minneapolis was accidental. Firefighters found two people dead in a bedroom 2940 Washburn Ave. N. after putting out a fire in the home's living room. The arson unit says they found two possible ignition sources in the living room: smoking materials that may have ignited the cushions of a love seat, and an electrical source.
South Mpls Apartment Fire Cause 'Undetermined'Firefighters battled flames at a south Minneapolis apartment complex Monday afternoon and one person was brought to the hospital, authorities said.