American Red Cross assists residents after apartment fire
JEFFERSON CITY - The American Red Cross Heart of Missouri Chapter said it is assisting victims of an early Saturday morning apartment fire.
The group said it responded to the fire on Cherry Street to assist residents with immediate financial needs. It said it assisted one couple, their son, an out-of-town guest, and a single resident in another apartment in purchasing food, clothing, and a hotel stay.
The group said it also provided the residents with personal hygiene items.
American Red Cross said volunteers will monitor the recovery process following the fire.