19 PEOPLE DISPLACED AFTER CREEKWOOD VILLAGE APARTMENTS FIRE

<p>Four units were damaged and 19 people were displaced after a fire at Creekwood Village Apartments near Stillman College this afternoon.</p><p>Beakie Powell with the West Alabama Chapter of the American Red Cross said the Red Cross is assisting those who have lost their homes and belongings.</p>

Fire Marshal Gene Holcomb said the fire started in a bedroom around 2:45 p.m., and the people living in that apartment safely escaped.

No injuries have been reported, and Holcomb said the cause of the fire is under investigation.

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