First on WSFA.COM: Apartment Fire in Montgomery Now Out

Montgomery, AL (WSFA) - Some Montgomery residents had to find a place to stay Friday night.

A fire ripped through their apartment complex Friday afternoon. The fire broke out at Cyprus Court Apartments on Plaza Road off the Troy Highway. Firefighters tell WSFA 12 News it appears the fire started around a heating unit.

Some residents had to wait outside in the rain while firefighters battled the blaze. Firefighters say the fire left heavy damage in at least four apartments.