Algonac senior apartment building a total loss

A senior apartment complex in Algonac is being deemed a total loss after a fire broke out Thursday.  Shortly before noon, multiple area fire and police agencies responded to a blaze at Rolling Brook Senior Living on Fruit Street. The fire is believed to have started in a garbage can near the entrance to the building according to St. Clair County Sheriff Mat King, who’s office provides public safety services for the City of Algonac. All the residents were able to evacuate with some needing assistance from firefighters and law enforcement. Some first responders were treated for minor smoke inhalation. Temporary shelter is being provided at the Algonac Lions Club.