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Accidental cause ruled for Jan. 26 fire that ravaged apartment house on South 18th

       A Jan. 26 apartment fire at 323 S. 18th St. resulted in two injuries and major damage to the five-unit apartment house.
       Fire investigators have ruled the blaze accidental.
       A firefighter was treated for a minor ankle injury and a civilian for burns, according to a press release.
       The release also estimates the overall loss at $238,519 in “property/content,” but also that $115,378 in property/content was saved.
       Firefighters were dispatched at 11:15 a.m. Fighting the blaze required 48 firefighters, eight fire engines, four fire trucks and four additional support apparatus, the release states.

From a press release
(Posted 1/27/16; Community: (Public Safety)

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