Apartment complex fire in Bourne

– Fire broke out in an apartment complex in Bourne shortly after midnight. The fire at 860 Sandwich Road, the Howard Canal View Apartments on the corner of Adams Street, originally came in as an automatic alarm.

Arriving companies discovered fire in the walls of units 1-10 that quickly went through the roof. A second alarm brought additional firefighters to the scene.

Bourne police and fire personnel went quickly through the building waking up occupants and getting them to safety. No injuries were reported.

The Red Cross was assisting the displaced residents with temporary shelter. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Photo courtesy of Bourne Police


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