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Firefighters fight flames at 2-story apartment complex on NW Side

Fire occurred at Somerset Apartments in 5300 block of NW Loop 410

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SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio firefighters answered the call for a fire at an apartment complex on the city's Northwest Side early Thursday morning.

The call was made around 7:20 a.m. for a fire at the Somerset Apartments, which is located in the 5300 block of Northwest Loop 410, not far from Evers Road and Callaghan Road.

Firefighters said two units of the apartment complex have been severely damaged by the fire and another five units had smoke damage. Officials said that the fire started in the bottom two units of the building, including one unit that was unoccupied.

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At this time it unclear what initially started the fire. There are no reported injuries. Officials could not say how many people would be displaced by the fire.

12 fire units originally went to the complex according to the San Antonio Fire Department website.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSAT 12 both online and on-air for more information.


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