Two families are displaced, after a fire on Erie's east side Tuesday afternoon.
The first call came in around 2:00, for an apartment fire in the 2500 block of German street.
Fire fighters arrived to fire and find smoke pouring out of the second story.
The building, which contained 2 apartments, was heavily damaged.
Fortunately everybody got out okay. The red cross is helping the families.
Investigators say it was started by a child, playing with a lighter.