Fire damages second floor of house

News
house fire generic_8250757653090026802

DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — Firefighters worked to put out a house fire Monday evening. It started just before 7 pm, near the corner of West Forest and South McClellan avenues. When crews arrived, they found smoke showing from a 2.5 story multi-family house.

Flames filled the second floor apartment, but firefighters were able to put it out before it went into the attic. No people were hurt but a cat was taken out of the apartment and died after attempts to revive it.

Officials are still investigating the cause.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Golf Tour Extravaganza 2020