Fargo, ND (KFGO AM) -- The cause of a fire that damaged a Fargo apartment building is under investigation.
Residents woke to smoke alarms just before 5:30 this morning in the older, three story brick building at the corner of 2nd Avenue and 8th Street South, just a few blocks from the main fire station. Everyone got out safely.
Assistant Fire Chief Gary Lorenz says the blaze started in a 3rd floor unit on the building's northwest corner. Significant damage there along with smoke and water damage elsewhere.
Tenants in 3 apartments were displaced.
Several cats also died in the fire.