MANITOWOC, WI (WTAQ)-Five people were taken to the hospital to be checked for smoke inhalation from an apartment fire in Manitowoc. The fire broke out before 11 p.m. Wednesday at an apartment at 314 Riverview Drive. Firefighters say the fire started in the kitchen of one of the units. 40 people were evacuated from the building. One firefighter was treated at the scene for an eye injury. The Red Cross is helping those forced out of their homes. The fire caused an estimated $35,000 in damage.