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Kitchen fire in Rochester apartment

Officials say no one was injured.

Posted: May. 16, 2018 8:55 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Firefighters responded to an apartment fire Wednesday evening.

Authorities say the call came in a little after 8 pm for a duplex in the 1800 block of 43rd Street NW. The Rochester Fire Department says a cooking fire for the upper level unit was put out with portable extinguishers. The fire was contained to the kitchen and no one was hurt. One person was home at the time of the fire.

Rochester police and Gold Cross Ambulance assisted at the scene.

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