fire Firefighters Called To Downtown Building Fire

The location of the Mercantile Lofts in downtown Dallas, where firefighters responded to an overnight fire Sunday.

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Firefighters responded to an overnight fire at a residential building  in downtown Dallas Sunday.

According to Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans, firefighters were called to the Mercantile Lofts located at 1800 Main Street around 1:40 a.m.

Where firefighters arrived at the scene the building had been evacuated.  Smoke could reportedly be seen coming from the 19th floor of the building.

Firefighters found a small fire in a one-bedroom apartment.

Investigators determined the smoke came from a plastic decoration that was left on the electric kitchen stove while one of its burners was on.

There have been no reports of any injuries.