One minor injury was reported in a pair of fires early Saturday in Charlotte, officials said.
The first blaze was reported about 4:15 a.m. in the 8900 block of Darcy Hopkins Drive, in a neighborhood off Rea Road and north of Ardrey Kell Road.
Firefighters found smoke coming from the house when they arrived. Charlotte fire Capt. Jackie Gilmore said it took a crew of 23 firefighters a little less than 15 minutes to bring the blaze under control.
Fire officials said one person was evaluated at the scene with a minor injury, but Medic said no patients required hospitalization.
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The second fire was reported about 7 a.m. at a residence in the 200 block of Latta Avenue, off Mount Holly Road in northwest Charlotte.
Charlotte fire Capt. Rob Brisley said a crew of 27 firefighters brought the blaze under control in about 30 minutes. No injuries were reported.
Officials said a family of two adults and two teen-age children were displaced. The American Red Cross said it was offering support for the residents.
Investigators have not reported a cause for the fires.