NORMAL, Ill. -- A fire started by an unattended candle caused approximately $20,000 damage to an apartment on Normal’s north side Thursday.
Normal Firefighters responded to the report of a fire in an apartment on the second floor of 623 W. Orlando Avenue at 2:00pm.
A small fire was discovered in the rear bathroom of the apartment. A sprinkler head in the bedroom had activated and stopped the fire from spreading into the rest of the apartment.
The damages to the apartment and contents are estimated at $20,000. There were no injuries.