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Fire destroys 12 units at Huntsville apartment

12 units were destroyed. 12 units were destroyed.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Several people are out of their homes after an early morning fire in Huntsville.

Seven departments responded to a possible electrical fire on Bonnell Drive around 5 a.m.

Crews reported heavy flames and smoke in one of the apartments and down the front of several others. The fire was heavily involved in the attic.

The flames were doused fairly quickly, but crews remained on the scene for several hours. 

Twelve units were destroyed at the Beau Properties. Red Cross responded to the scene to assist the families displaced.

One minor injury was reported.

Investigators are working to determine the exact cause of the fire.

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