Three Injured in Cleveland High-Rise Fire

Fire in the trash compactor of a 22-story high-rise

 

(Cleveland Fire Department photo, Twitter @ClevelandFire)

 

Darren Sweeney, FOX8

CLEVELAND, Ohio (FOX8) – Several residents of a high-rise apartment building had to be treated for smoke inhalation following a fire at the building early Monday.

The Cleveland Division of Fire said in a tweet that three people were taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation. According to the tweet, they were in stable condition.

Firefighters were called to Willson Tower on E. 55th Street around 1:45 a.m. Monday. MORE

TOPICS

Fire in the trash compactor of a 22-story high-rise     Darren Sweeney, FOX8 CLEVELAND, Ohio (FOX8) – Several residents of a high-rise apartment building had to be treated for smoke inhalation following a fire at the building early Monday. The Cleveland Division of Fire said in a tweet that three people were taken to […]

Get The RigSpot Newsletter

Related Articles

Grenfell Firefighters Facing Elevated Cancer Rates

Grenfell Firefighters Facing Elevated Cancer Rates

Firefighters who battled the Grenfell high-rise fire in 2017 are being diagnosed with cancer at an alarming rate. Britain's Daily Mirror reports that roughly a dozen firefighters, some as young as 40, have been diagnosed with cancers such as leukemia and colon...