MINNEAPOLIS (TBEN) – Officials are investigating an apartment fire in Bloomington.
It happened on block 8000 of avenue Xerxes, just before 1 a.m.
Block 8000 from Xerxes Ave- Structure Fire. Passerby called that fire. Residents of the building were unaware of the blaze when the first units arrived. The fire was quickly toppled and the building evacuated. No injuries and causes are under investigation. pic.twitter.com/N53YNGUWXg
– Bloomington Fire (@BFD_MN) November 21, 2020
Bloomington Fire says a passer-by called him and residents of the building were unaware of the blaze when crews arrived. The alarms, they said, did not go off.
The fire started on a balcony and moved to the first and second floors of the building. Most of the damage is on the exterior of the building.
No one is hurt.
The cause is still under investigation.