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Residents displaced after fire at Pineville apartment complex

Police said there were no reported injuries and a dog was rescued
Published: Jan. 7, 2022 at 9:54 PM EST
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Several residents have been displaced after a fire broke out at a Pineville apartment complex Friday evening.

Pineville police said officers are at the apartment on Meadow Creek Lane helping Pineville firefighters and displaced residents -- including Mecklenburg County EMT Rick Powell, according to Mecklenburg EMS.

Officials said 12 units were damaged, and three of those were heavily damaged.

Police said there were no reported injuries and a dog was rescued.

It is unknown what started the fire.

Red Cross is assisting displaced families.

A grassroots organization is also assisting.

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