Multiple fire departments responded to a reported fire at Bettendorf Health Care Center on Crow Creek Road.

Residents were evacuated and with those who could wait staying outside, while those who needed specific medical attention were taken by ambulance.

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Those responding included:

  • Bettendorf Fire Department
  • Rock Island Arsenal Fire Department
  • Riverdale Fire Department

Witnesses say no smoke was visible, although water had to be shut off to the building in order to turn the sprinklers off.

It is not known if there are any injuries at this point in time, nor the cause of the fire, but kudos to the staff and first responders for their speedy evacuation of residents.

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