Arson suspected in fire at Salisbury apartment building

Six residents displaced

Salisbury fire under investigation

SALISBURY, N.C. (WBTV) - Investigators say a fire that displaced six people from a Salisbury apartment had been set by someone. Firefighters in Salisbury responded to the report of a fire in an apartment building on S. Main Street.

The call came in just after 3:15 am in the 1200 block of S. Main.

The fire was located in the middle apartment of a two-story multi-family residential apartment building, according to the Salisbury Fire Department. Firefighters extinguished the fire and checked to see if it had gotten to any other units.

There were no reports of injuries.

The American Red Cross was called to help six adults displaced due to the fire.

The Salisbury Police Department is now conducting the arson investigation.

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