Villas at Vinegar Hill Fire Being Investigated As Arson
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS) —
A fire at Villas at Vinegar Hill apartment building in Springfield is being investigated as a possible arson.
The fire broke out around 2:20 a.m. Sunday.
According to the State Journal-Register, the sprinkler system put out the fire, but the new building was damaged by smoke and water.
Right now, no one lives in the building. It's a 92-unit apartment development for residents 62 years and older being developed by the Springfield Housing Authority.