Friday, July 28, 2017|7:01 p.m.
. A cooking fire in a Henderson apartment or condo left 17 locals without a house early today and triggered about $290,000 in damage, inning accordance with the city’s Fire Department.
The flames were triggered about 4 a.m. in a pot of cooking oil in a second-story system at Mulberry Park Apartments, 730 Center St., near Burkholder Boulevard and Major Opportunity, officials stated.
The flames infected the roofing system of the apartment prior to the fire was extinguished, authorities said. No one was injured.
Those displaced– 10 grownups and seven children– are from 4 of the systems that suffered fire or smoke and water damage, authorities stated. They’re being assisted by the Southern Nevada chapter of the American Red Cross.