| Courtesy Ogden Fire Department
Ogden firefighters quickly doused an apartment fire early Wednesday, after rescuing two occupants.
Ogden firefighters rescue 2, douse apartment fire
By Bob Mims
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Feb 19 2014 06:42 am • Last Updated Feb 20 2014 09:10 am
Ogden firefighters were able to rescue two people and keep an early Wednesday morning fire limited to a single unit of a four-unit apartment complex.
Ogden Deputy Fire Chief Eric Bauman said the 3:33 a.m. blaze at 638 N. Evergreen Way was contained to the front porch and outside wall of the second-story unit where it began.
Firefighters arrived to find that two of the four occupants of the affected apartment were still inside the smoke-filled unit, but they were able to help them get out safely.
"All four occupants were medically evaluated by [paramedics] and did not require transport to local hospitals," Bauman said.
The Ogden City Fire Marshal’s Office was investigating the cause of the blaze.
Initial damages were estimated at $10,000.
No injuries were reported.
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