Need For Heat May Have Led To Chapel Hill Fire
Posted December 8, 2002 12:28 p.m. EST
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The need of residents to create heat inside a Chapel Hill apartment may have played a role in a fire that damaged the apartment.
Apparently, the occupants may have been using a grill inside to produce heat. No official cause has been announced.
The fire started around 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Kingswood Apartments at the Highway 54 Bypass.
Fire crews battled frigid temperatures to bring the fire under control.
No one was hurt.