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Fire crews investigating south Charlotte apartment fire

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Firefighters in Charlotte responded to an apartment fire in south Charlotte Tuesday morning.

The fire was reported at the Quail Valley on Carmel Apartments around 6:20 a.m., according to the Charlotte Fire Department.

Firefighters arrived with heavy smoke coming from one of the apartments.

The fire was brought under control by fire crews in 19 minutes.

Four apartment units were damaged from the fire. Two families were displaced.

No injuries have been reported. Medic units are on scene assisting firefighters.

Investigators say it looks like the fire started in the kitchen of one of the units after food was left cooking on the stove.

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