Late night fire displaces 30 from north side apartment building
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- About 30 people are out of their apartments after a late night, 2-alarm fire on Milwaukee’s north side.
The fire was reported in a 2nd floor apartment of a three story building at N 2nd and W Wright Streets. The Milwaukee Fire Department was called to the scene just after 10 PM. The fire was confined to one apartment, but according to MFD officials, three apartments are uninhabitable and the others apartments received smoke and water damage.
Firefighters were able to evacuate all of the residents of the building without injury.
The Red Cross has been called to assist those who were displaced by the fire.
There is no dollar estimate of the amount of damage, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.