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Small fire forces evacuation of JC Penney in Prairie Hills Mall in Dickinson

Press Photo by Jennifer McBride Employees wait outside Jc Penney in Dickinson after a fire started in the store Friday afternoon. No one was injured.

JC Penney in the Prairie Hills Mall was evacuated at approximately 1:30 p.m. Friday because of a small fire.

The Dickinson Fire Department has not yet determined the cause of the fire.

A representative of the department said a clothes rack on the east side of the store caught on fire, forcing the evacuation.

There were no injuries. However, there was smoke damage.

See tomorrow's Dickinson Press for more on this story.