FARGO, North Dakota — A stove fire in a Fargo apartment prompted the evacuation of the building and resulted in minor injuries to a firefighter.
Battalion Chief Bruce Anderson says the firefighter was injured forcing open the door to the locked, unoccupied apartment after responding to the fire shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday. The nature of the injury wasn't disclosed.
The apartment where the blaze occurred suffered fire, heat and smoke damage. Damages were estimated at $20,000.
Other tenants were allowed to return to their apartments after smoke was cleared from the building.