Residents displaced after overnight apartment fire
MILWAUKEE—Firefighters battled an overnight blaze at an apartment building near 48th & Hampton.
Firefighters were called out to the scene around 3:00 a.m. Sunday and when they arrived a middle unit of the first floor was heavily involved in flames.
All of the residents were able to safely get themselves out of the building and no firefighters were injured.
The cause of the fire is believed to be related to careless use of smoking materials.
Red Cross was called in to assist about a dozen people who were displaced.