First-alarm apartment fire displaces several in Phoenix

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A first-alarm apartment fire has displaced several people in Phoenix. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) A first-alarm apartment fire has displaced several people in Phoenix. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
The fire broke out around 1:00 a.m. near 28th Drive and Larkspur Drive. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The fire broke out around 1:00 a.m. near 28th Drive and Larkspur Drive. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Fire personnel said the fire does seem suspicious and they are looking at all options for a cause to the fire. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Fire personnel said the fire does seem suspicious and they are looking at all options for a cause to the fire. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A first-alarm apartment fire has displaced several people in Phoenix, according to fire personnel.

The fire broke out around 1:00 a.m. near 28th Drive and Larkspur Drive.

According to Phoenix Fire and Medical Captain Ardell Deliz, crews arrived on scene to find a car under an awning and the first story apartment of a three-story building also on fire, directly in front of the car.

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"I don't know what happened, I was sleeping," said Tonny Tye, a tenant at the apartment complex. "The first thing that went through my mind is my children."

Deliz said due to the fire and smoke, nine people have been displaced from their home. However, American Red Cross stated they are currently assisting six people displaced from two units from the apartment fire.

Fire personnel said the fire does seem suspicious and they are looking at all options for a cause to the fire.

No injuries were reported and fire investigators are at the scene.

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