A fire broke out Friday morning at an apartment complex in the 4600 block of Coronado Drive near Independence Blvd. The apartment complex fire, which took more than 4 dozen firefighters 40 minutes to control, is under investigation according to the Charlotte Fire Department.
Luckily no injuries were reported from the fire. However, it is estimated that damages exceed $425,000
Update: 2 Alarm Apartment Fire; 4600 Block of Coronado Dr; 50 plus FF’s control fire in 40 minutes; no injuries reported; damage estimates $425,000; fire remains under investigation pic.twitter.com/m5FnGD4ykc— Charlotte Fire Dept (@CharlotteFD) April 30, 2021
Six units in the two-story apartment building were damaged. According to WSOC-TV, at least one person was treated for minor injuries at the scene.
The Red Cross is assisting families that have been displaced by the fire.