Fire damages apartment house in Fall River
FALL RIVER, Mass. —
Firefighters said the cause of a Wednesday night fire in Fall River has been traced to a cigarette.
The Red Cross is assisting 18 people displaced by the fire. The six-family home on Hamlet Street went up in flames Wednesday night at about 8:30 p.m.
Firefighters said the fire started on the second floor and spread to the third.
Nobody was reported hurt.