Apartment catches fire in Marble Hill

Apartment after the fire at Hickory Hills on Friday morning
Apartment after the fire at Hickory Hills on Friday morning
The unit had heavy fire and smoke damage
The unit had heavy fire and smoke damage

MARBLE HILL, MO (KFVS) - Firefighters in Marble Hill had an early fire call at Hickory Hills Apartment Friday morning.

Battalion Chief Kenny Simmons with the Marble Hill Fire Department says the fire started at 1 a.m. in the bedroom of an apartment.

The unit had heavy fire and smoke damage.  He says there was no other damage to the other units.

The complex was evacuated for about an hour.

Simmons says they do not know the cause of the fire.

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