DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – t Davenport's fire department is investigating after a garage caught a fire in a flat building on Tuesday morning.
Crews responded to the 2400 block from East 51st Street at about 2:30 am. On arrival, the head teacher said that smoke could be seen coming out of a garage under the building. He said the crews were able to force the door above and get water on the fire relatively quickly.
There were five people in the building at the time, but everyone went out safely. Due to the size of the building, a number of crews performed search operations to ensure everyone was out.
No injuries were reported, but there was some smoke damage to the building.
The fire is believed to have started in a garage.