Red Cross finds shelter for 9 following apartment fire

By KBJR News 1

Red Cross finds shelter for 9 following apartment fire

August 27, 2014 Updated Aug 27, 2014 at 9:59 PM CDT

Virginia, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The Northland Chapter of American Red Cross is helping 9 people find a home after an apartment fire in Virginia on Wednesday.

The fire broke out a multi-unit complex on 3rd Avenue North just before 2:30 p.m.

A tenant received minimal smoke inhalation and minor burns to his hands.

He was taken to the hospital.

A pet cat was rescued from the apartment where the fire was contained.

The cause of fire remains under investigation.