Fire crews initiated an offensive attack on the second story, third story, and attic fire. Crews were working inside the building with hoselines and were sent to the roof to stop the horizontal spread of the attic fire with chainsaws. The fire was eventually contained to the attic and two apartments, but not before more than 50 firefighters from thoughout the Fire District responded to the scene. Crews salvaged the contents in several apartments near the fire to minimize water damage. A total of 36 residents were displaced. The cause of the fire is undetermined, but believed to be accidental.
There were no injuries to residents or response personnel. Fire crews rescued 4 dogs from various units in the fire area.