15 displaced by West Oak Lane fire

December 9, 2008 4:54:26 AM PST
15 people were displaced after a fast moving row house fire in West Oak Lane overnight. The fire broke out just before 4:00 a.m. on the 6600 block of Cornelius Street.

The building was segmented into a number of apartments and the fire quickly spread through a number of the homes.

Everyone was able to make it out safely.

One firefighter suffered a minor injury. He was taken to Northeast Hospital to be checked out.

It took firefighters about a half hour to place the blaze under control.

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