CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) – Officials are investigating the cause of an exterior house fire in Champaign.
It displaced the occupants of a house on West Beardsley Avenue near North James Street. The fire department says someone inside made the call Wednesday night, and when crews arrived around 7:37p.m., there they found “heavy fire” coming from the side of the house.
Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire with a single hose line before it moved inside. No one was hurt.