Apartment Fire Displaces Several Families

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By Rochelle Dean

(WOLO) COLUMBIA, S.C.--

Lexington county and Columbia Fire officials say several families were forced to flee their homes after a unit caught fire damaging several homes early Sunday morning.

Just after 9 Sunday, officials say they responded to the Country Walk Apartments in the 4 hundred block of Foxfire Drive in Columbia and found the apartment building heavily involved.

Authorities say it took them nearly an hour to put the blaze out. 6 units were damaged by the fire displacing several residents.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.
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