Apartment fire displaces nearly 40 families

Dozens of families ran for safety as a fire ripped through their apartment complex in north Houston

April 18, 2013 5:20:04 AM PDT
Dozens of people are waking up homeless this morning after a two alarm fire ripped through a north Houston apartment complex.

Firefighters were called out to the Imperial Landing apartments on Seminar near Sunshine around 8:30pm.

Investigators tell us eight units were destroyed, displacing between 30 and 40 people but luckily no one was injured. Authorities say wind gusts helped fan the flames.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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