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Firefighters extinguish apartment fire in North Billings

Posted at 5:51 PM, Sep 26, 2018
and last updated 2019-07-17 14:51:34-04

BILLINGS- The Billings Fire Department quickly doused an apartment fire on the 2500 block of Eighth Ave. N. in Billings Wednesday evening.

According to a battalion chief on the scene, an apartment resident called 911 when a smoke alarm sounded after 5:30 p.m.

Firefighters busted into another apartment, where they found a small fire and put it out, the battalion chief said.

No one was injured.

Investigators said the fire caused $2,000 in damage to the apartment, which was insured. The cause remains under investigation.