Crews respond to structure fire in Yamacraw Village

Crews on scene of the structure fire in Yamacraw Village [WSAV Art Ottimo}

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Savannah Fire responded this afternoon to a multi-unit apartment fire at 331 Yamacraw Village.

When crews arrived around 4 p.m. smoke and light flames were seen coming from the second floor.

The initial fire crew made a quick fire attack and was able to keep the fire from spreading to other areas of the apartment.

Due to the heavy smoke damage and the damage caused by the water used, 9 people were displaced, including 4 adults and 5 children.

They were referred to the Housing Authority of Savannah and The American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia for assistance.

Families received comfort kits from The American Red Cross as well as immediate financial support to replace essentials.

No injuries were caused by the fire and the cause is being investigated.

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