- Associated Press - Thursday, March 26, 2015

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - No one was hurt in a fire at a Fargo apartment building that caused about $15,000 in damage.

Fire Department Battalion Chief Tim Binfet says the Wednesday evening blazed started when the tenant was cooking and stepped away from the kitchen. She noticed the fire when she heard her smoke detectors go off.

Binfet says the building’s automatic sprinkler system kept the fire contained to the kitchen area until firefighters could arrive to put it out.

The Red Cross is helping the apartment’s tenants with temporary housing.


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