By Associated Press - Friday, October 9, 2015

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - A fire destroyed a three-story apartment building in Laconia, New Hampshire, but no injuries were reported.

The Citizen of Laconia reports ( ) that firefighters responded to a report at about 3 p.m. of a fire at a 5-unit apartment building on Messer Street.

Firefighters arrived to smoke pouring out of windows on the upper floors.

One resident told the newspaper he believes the fire might have started in a fuse box in the basement and spread rapidly through the wooden building.

The Red Cross is helping residents find emergency housing.

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