Fire at Manor Court apartment complex in Springfield

The fire started around 8:30pm

Photo Courtesy: Dennis Leger, Springfield Fire Department

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield firefighters were called to an apartment complex on Manor Court, off of Allen Street, for a fire Saturday night.

The fire started around 8:30 p.m. at 10 Manor Court. Springfield Fire Spokesman Dennis Leger told 22News the fire was started by a candle in a second floor bedroom.

Two people have been forced to find another place to stay. The damage caused by the fire is currently estimated at $25,000.

One firefighter was taken to the hospital after hurting his foot.

 

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