AUGUSTA (WJBF) – Fire crews are on the scene on a structure fire at Avery Point apartments in Augusta. That’s located on Fayetteville Drive.
According to officials the fire broke out around 3:30 this morning. One building, which houses eight units was fully engulfed.
One person was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation, they’re expected to be okay.
Unfortunately, a dog died.
Twenty people have been displaced and the Red Cross has been called in to assist them.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
NewsChannel 6 has a crew on the way to the scene.