LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) -- Las Vegas firefighters responded to an apartment fire this morning at the Bonanza Garden Apartments, in the 2700 block of East Bonanza Road. Two rooms in the apartment were heavily damaged and was estimated at $25,000.
On arrival firefighters found a downstairs apartment heavily involved with fire and the fire was extending out a window to the apartment above and the attic area.
Firefighters entered the apartment and had the fire out in less than two minutes and were able to stop the fire from spreading to the apartment above. A portion of the roof of the two story wood frame/stucco apartment building with eight units had minor damage.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. The fire started in a bedroom.
Fire investigators are still talking with the two adults and five children that live in the apartment. The family of seven is displaced and receiving assistance from the American Red Cross.
Apartment management said they had another apartment available for the family to move into.
There were no reported injuries.