Benton City Fire

Benton City Fire

Benton City Fire

Tennants of a Benton City four-plex are looking for another place to stay for now,  after a fire in the building last night.

Flames broke out in the 700 block of East 8th Street about seven last night.  Johnna Combs lives in a downstairs unit with her husband and two children, she was out when got a phone call that the complex was on fire and rushed home.

When she arrived she could see flames shooting out of the roof, but everyone got out safely.

A maintenance person was appartanly working on a vacant upstairs unit when the fire was sparked accidentally.  The entire building suffered smoke and water damage,