71 people displaced after South Nashville apartment fire

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Posted at 6:55 AM, Feb 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-28 02:28:06-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The Nashville Fire Department said 71 people are displaced following a two-alarm apartment fire Sunday morning.

Nashville Fire Department responded to the call on Tampa Drive in South Nashville at about 5:00a.m. Sunday.

NFD said that the fire broke out in Building E, a two-story building at the complex. Upon arrival, the fire was through the building's roof. The portion that caught on fire has 30 apartment units.

Crews were able to extinguish the fire in the breezeway to prevent the spread toward the other units in Building E.

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All of the residents have made it out safely and there were no reported injuries.

Donations for those impacted will be accepted at the Antioch Community Center from 9:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. on February 28 and March 1.