Apartment fire in San Antonio displaces 6 families

Damage at The Preserve at the Port on Cropsey Avenue estimated at $100,000

Apartment fire in San Antonio displaces 6 families
Apartment fire in San Antonio displaces 6 families

SAN ANTONIO – Six families were displaced after a fire tore through their building at a Southwest Side apartment complex early Tuesday.

When firefighters arrived at The Preserve at the Port in the 400 block of Cropsey Avenue around 1 a.m., they found flames shooting through the roof of the building, officials said.

Four units were destroyed by the fire, officials said. Damage was estimated at $100,000.

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No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

A fire tore through apartments at The Preserve at the Port complex on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020. (KSAT)

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