Three Escape Fire at 8th and Sycamore in Quincy
(QUINCY)—A Quincy Police officer on patrol late Wednesday night turns in the alarm on a house fire at 8th and Sycamore.
Sergeant Bryan Dusch saw that the back porch was on fire—blocking the exit from an upstairs apartment. Officers found a ladder nearby and rescued a man, a woman and a baby.
Firefighters say a smoldering cigarette in a trash can started the fire.