Fire forces brief evacuation of West Palm Beach apartment

Posted at 4:15 AM, Apr 10, 2017

Crews responded to an overnight fire at a historic Northwood apartment building on 24th Street in West Palm Beach.

According to a battalion chief, there was a small fire around 3 a.m. Monday on a porch outside of the Norway building, which sent smoke into the structure.

Everyone inside the apartment ran out of the building.


The fire was out by 3:45 a.m. and everyone was allowed back into the building. No one was displaced.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.