Dispatch: Apartment fire on W. Illinois St.

Dispatch: Apartment fire on W. Illinois St.
Published: Jan. 23, 2023 at 7:35 PM CST
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Dispatch confirms an apartment caught fire in Evansville on Monday night.

According to dispatch, fire officials were sent to the 900 block of West Illinois Street just after 7 p.m. in response to an active structure fire.

Dispatch confirms it was a working fire upon fire officials arrival.

Evansville fire crews battled the fire from the second floor and flames reached the attic.

Fire officials say utilities were turned off and no one was injured.

Residents on scene say this was the same building that experienced issues with gas lines in December.

According to dispatch, the fire was tapped out by 8 p.m.

The cause of the fire has not been released at this time.

According to a press release, the fire is under investigation and no injuries were reported.