Fire displaces several residents at Orlando apartment complex

Red Cross helping several victims

An Orlando Fire Dept. truck outside an apartment building at The Villages on Millenia Apartments. (Orlando Fire, Orlando Fire Dept.)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Several people have been displaced from their homes because of a fire at an apartment complex in the Millenia area.

The fire happened Tuesday morning at The Villages on Millenia apartments off Millenia Boulevard near Oakridge Road.

Orlando fire crews said the fire took place in a three-story building. Sprinklers were activated and no one was hurt, but several units sustained smoke and water damage.

Four units were affected by the fire.

The Red Cross says it is helping 19 people -- 11 adults and four children -- displaced by the fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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