Several apartments damaged in fire in Benton Harbor

BERRIEN COUNTY, Mich. – Multiple apartments were damaged during a fire Monday night at River Terrace Apartments in Benton Harbor, the Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety reported.

Officers were called to 274 River Terrace at 11:44 p.m. Monday with reports of an apartment fire.

When officers arrived at the scene, a significant fire that originated at 274 River Terrace was spreading, reports said.

BHDPS was able extinguish the fire but several apartments were left damaged from the fire, officials said.

The Red Cross assisted tenants displaced by the fire.

No injuries were reported as a result of the fire, officials said.

The cause of this fire is under investigation by the BHDPS Fire Marshal. If you have any information about the incident, contact the BHDPS tipline at 269-927-0293 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-342-STOP.

You can also submit a tip anonymously on the TIP411 app. You can find this app by searching “Benton Harbor DPS” in your app store.

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