Fire causes roof cave in at Memphis apartment complex - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Fire causes roof cave in at Memphis apartment complex

(Source: WMC Action News 5) (Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

The roof of an apartment complex caved in after a fire on Monday afternoon.

The fire sparked at River Trace Apartments on East River Trace Drive around 5 p.m.

Fifteen apartments were damaged in the fire. All 15 families are getting help from American Red Cross. Nobody was injured.

Fire investigators believes the fire started in a bedroom as a result of a faulty receptacle. It has been ruled accidental.

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