Two Displaced After Fire Damages Apartments in Five Points

COLUMBIA, SC (WLTX) - Two people have been displaced after a fire damaged a Five Points apartment building Sunday morning, according to the Columbia Fire Department.

The Columbia Fire Department says crews responded to a two-story apartment fire in the 400 block of Waccamaw Avenue shortly before 11 a.m. Sunday. Within an hour, CFD reported having the fire under control. 

No injuries were reported by the Columbia Fire Department and they say the cause remains under investigation. 

Of the four apartments in the building, 2 were occupied and 2 people have been displaced, according to officials. Red Cross is helping those displaced by providing financial assistance for food, clothing, lodging and other essentials, and comfort kits containing personal hygiene items. 

 

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