KANNAPOLIS, NC (WBTV) - Police in Kannapolis have determined that a fire that burned out a room at a nursing home was set, and they are looking for the person responsible.
According to Rowan County EMS Director Frank Thomason, the fire was set in a room of the Kannon Creek Assisted Living Center, 1808 N. Cannon Boulevard in the Rowan County part of Kannnapolis.
The fire was discovered Thursday afternoon. The center was evacuated and 6-70 residents waited outside while firefighters responded.
No one was hurt, and officials say the residents were allowed back into the non damaged portion of the building.