SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Crews are investigating an apartment fire on the 100 block of S 41st in Springfield from around 9 Saturday morning. Firefighters located an extinguished a fire in an upstairs bedroom closet of a two-story townhouse unit. The two occupants, an adult male and his 9-year-old son were home at the time of the fire but were out of the structure upon firefighter’s arrival.
The son was evaluated by fire medics for smoke inhalation. Fire damage is estimated at $25,000. No other units were involved.
The cause is under investigation at this time.