CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Cape Girardeau firefighters were on the scene of an apartment fire on North Henderson Friday morning.
The Cape Girardeau Fire Chief Rick Ennis said they got the call just before 7 a.m. in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
People were evacuated safely from the building.
Chief Ennis said the crew could see smoke coming from the building and had to cut a hole in the roof to vent that smoke out.
Jackson Fire and Rescue crews were called to cover the fire department
The street is blocked at this time.