Early morning fire damages Bellevue apartment building

November 27, 2021 GMT

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — An early Saturday morning fire at the College Park Apartments in Bellevue heavily damaged the building.

Crews from the Bellevue Fire Department who responded to the 3:35 a.m. call found smoke and fire coming on the second floor of the three-story building, the Omaha World-Herald reported. Firefighters got it under control in about 20 minutes.

The American Red Cross gave aid to the five people who were in the building. Only three apartments were occupied.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. A damage estimate wasn’t immediately available.