Fire at Belwood Apartments

By Veronica Dietrich |

Published 04/12 2014 04:25PM

Updated 04/12 2014 09:16PM

Close to 30 firefighters responded to a fire at Belwood Apartments.

Officials say the apartment was occupied when the fire started.

Everyone got out safely, but not before using a portable extinguisher, and isolating the fire to a bathroom.

Police say their actions did slow down the fire.

The cause was a smoldering cigarette thrown in a trash can.

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