Apartment Fire – 908 Crescent Dr.

The Champaign Fire Department responded to a fire inside an apartment at 908 Crescent Dr., January 21, at 6:32 p.m. Fire crews quickly extinguished the fire inside this twelve-unit apartment building.

Firefighters responded to a report from an occupant of an apartment fire in this two-story apartment building. Once on the scene, firefighters reported light smoke coming from the rear of the building. Fire crews deployed a single hose line to a first-floor apartment and extinguished the fire contained to one unit.

The cause of this fire was accidental and was attributed to cooking. One occupant was treated on scene for a laceration and transported to a local hospital. There were no firefighter injuries reported. The occupants of two apartments will be displaced because of the damage.