Smoke in residence on Holland Avenue prompts city fire response
City fire is on scene at 14 Holland Ave. after a report of smoke filling the residence. Firefighters say nothing is showing, investigating. It is a two-and-a-half story structure. The caller in another apartment evacuated the building.
UPDATE 6:02 p.m.: Command reports a possible "appliance burn out."
UPDATE 6:14 p.m.: A burned-out washing machine motor is deemed to be the culprit. This assignment is back in service.