Fire in Eugene apartment building kills dog, displaces 6 people

Sean Sparks shared this photo of the fire.

EUGENE, Ore. - Firefighters responded to an apartment fire Wednesday afternoon.

A dog died, and the fire displaced six residents.

Video from the scene shows black smoke rising into the sky.

Eugene Police asked motorists to avoid 7th and Monroe while firefighters worked to control the fire.

Eugene Springfield Fire PIO Rachel Anderson with Eugene Springfield Fire said the blaze was contained to a single unit of the apartment. The cause is under investigation.

No injuries were reported.

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