Several apartments damaged in Greenville apartment fire


GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) — Several families were displaced after a fire at an apartment complex.

Firefighters say the fire started around 11:30 p.m. Sunday at Caledon Apartments, which is near Pelham Road.

7 News is told no one was hurt in the fire.

It took about an hour to put out the fire that damaged several units in the apartment.

Part of a roof collapsed in one building that was evacuated.

The Red Cross says its volunteers are assisting 21 people whose homes were damaged by a fire.

Crews with Wade Hampton and the city of Greenville responded to the fire.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Greenville Fire Department.

A spokesperson with Caledon Apartments said in a statement that eight apartments were damaged and three are uninhabitable. They say apartment management is offering affected residents the possibility of other available arrangements in the complex.

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