Billings, Montana – Fire crews of Billings extinguished a fire at 50 Miners Place in the Heights on Monday.
They arrived at the scene around 8:15 a.m.
The fire caused significant damage to the fourplex apartment building. Damage is estimated at $750,000.
One person was injured during the fire while trying to rescue occupant inside the apartment. The individual was taken for treatment to a local hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Improperly discarded smoking materials on the back deck caused the fire.