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Structure Fire in Bettendorf

At approximately 5:10 a.m. this morning, Scott Emergency Communication Center received a call of a structure fire in the 300 block of 8th Street. When Bettendorf police arrived on scene there was thick smoke coming from the apartment building and approximately 20 people were evacuated from the building. When Bettendorf Fire arrived, there were flames coming from the second floor.  The fire was extinguished.

There were no injuries.

Four of the apartments are unable to be occupied at this time. Red Cross was called.

Riverdale Fire, Arsenal Fire, Medic were also on scene.

The fire is under investigation. No damage estimate at this time.