EXCLUSIVE IMAGES: 3 Rescued, All 9 OK in Apartment Fire in SW Canton Early Wednesday Morning

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Three of nine residents of a Canton apartment building had to be rescued by city firefighters in an early morning fire on Wednesday.

No one was injured as the fire department knocked down the kitchen fire in one first-floor apartment unit, but the fire had extended to another unit and into the attic.

Apartment residents, some in their bed clothes and blankets, await a SARTA ride to a motel, courtesy of the American Red Cross. They are forced out of their Cleveland Ave SW building by fire, as you’ll notice one person being rescued by ladder in the background. (WHBC News)
The two story building at Cleveland Avenue and 6th Street SW looks like it may have to come down.