Family Displaced by Apartment Fire on State Street
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — A family has been displaced following a fire on State Street Saturday morning.
Dennis Leger, aide to Springfield’s Fire Commissioner, says that around 8:20 Saturday morning, firefighters were called to an apartment fire at 653 State Street.
Crews arrived to find fire in a second floor apartment and they were able to get it under control.
Leger adds that investigators believe that an electric iron left on a bed was the cause of the fire.
Damage is estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.
No injuries were reported.