Alpena Apartment Evacuated After Saturday Morning Fire

People had to evacuate their apartment Saturday morning in Alpena because a fire broke out.

The Alpena Fire Department says a fire started out in an apartment’s attic on Lockwood St. around 7 a.m.

Fire crews say light smoke was coming out of the edge of the roof on the second story.

Everyone was able to get out of the apartment unharmed.

Fire crews were able to put out the fire before it spread to nearby units.

The fire department says the cause of the fire is under investigation but it is believed it was because of an electrical issue.