Sandwich Fire Damages Apartment Building

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SANDWICH – A fire in Dekalb County in an apartment building had seven departments responding to battle the blaze Monday afternoon. According to the Dekalb County Sheriff’s Office, around 2:30 PM a call was made for a fire in the 100 block of Gletty Road near Sandwich. A two story apartment building with four tenants was damaged, and the American Red Cross assisted residents with accommodations for the evening. No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire remains under investigation by members of the State Fire Marshall’s office.