4 hospitalized, 20 displaced in Bellevue condo fire

Associated Press

BELLEVUE — Authorities say four people have been hospitalized and about 20 people have been displaced as the result of a blaze at a downtown Bellevue condominium building.

The Bellevue Fire Department said on Twitter Monday evening that firefighters were combatting flames and searching for occupants in the residential building near the Bellevue Square shopping center.

Authorities say four people have been taken to hospitals. Fire officials say two people were in cardiac arrest and two others were being treated for smoke inhalation and burns.

Authorities said the three-story building has 20 units that firefighters had thoroughly searched Monday night.

No other information was immediately available.

Talk to us

More in Local News

Navy now plans to send 3 more ships to Everett

The destroyer USS John S. McCain is the latest with plans to move here within the next 13 months.

Everett’s Grand Avenue bridge getting closer to opening

Construction is set to finish later this month. But don’t expect a grand opening party.

State: Held up jobless claims to be resolved by end of month

Just under 35,000 people are still waiting for resolution of their claims for unemployment benefits.

8-mile detour for Highway 9 roundabout work starts Thursday

The intersection of Highway 9 and 108th Street Northeast in Marysville will close until Monday.

Buffets and salad bars back on the menu in Snohomish County

Gov. Jay Inslee has revised rules to allow self-serve food areas in Phase 2 of the state’s reopening.

Governor’s no-mask, no-service order begins across Washington

“Just do not ring up the sale,” Gov. Jay Inslee said about customers who do not don the proper masks.

Daycare, homeless shelter closed due to COVID-19 cases

Up to 14 people, mostly kids, tested positive for COVID-19 at Tender Hearts Dayschool in Marysville.

Kenmore woman reportedly shot in knee near Mill Creek

A passing driver took the victim and her boyfriend to Swedish Mill Creek Hospital.

Most Read