Owensboro Police confirm early morning fire at Germantown Park Apartments



OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – The Owensboro Fire Department responded to a fire at Germantown Park Apartments early Wednesday.

Firefighters said they found a fire in a utility closet that had spread to the attic.

They were able to knock down the fire and enter the attic, suppressing the fire and stopping it from spreading.

Several residents were temporarily displaced.

Original story

Owensboro Dispatch has confirmed to Eyewitness News there was an early morning fire at the Germantown Park Apartments.

Those apartments are located in the 800 block of Crittenden Street.

Police say that call came in shortly after midnight on Wednesday.

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(This story was originally published on May 1, 2019)

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