WINONA, Minn. — Fire has destroyed a business in downtown Winona and left some renters without a home.

Firefighters from several agencies battled the blaze at the Mason Jar Bar Friday morning. The bar and several apartments above it are described as a total loss.

KTTC-TV ( ) says crews from Winona, Goodview and Pickwick are on the scene. The Red Cross is assisting those who lived in the apartments.