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Published November 11, 2013, 11:54 AM

Fire forces evacuation of Grand Forks apartment building

An apartment building was evacuated Sunday evening after a fire was reported, according to Grand Forks Police Department.

By: Herald Staff Reports, Grand Forks Herald

An apartment building was evacuated Sunday evening after a fire was reported, according to Grand Forks Police Department.

The alarm sounded at 6:57 p.m. at 1706 Continental Dr.

When firefighters from Grand Forks Fire Department arrived on the scene, they discovered smoke throughout the building’s common areas, according to the report.

The building was evacuated and a fire was located in apartment 106.

Investigators said the fire started when a burner on a stove ignited combustibles on the stove.

No one was reported injured. The fire is being investigated by Grand Forks police and fire departments.

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