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20 People displaced after apartment fire in southwest Charlotte

Twenty people were displaced after an apartment fire in southwest Charlotte Tuesday night.

The fire broke out at the Oak Park Apartments on the 8600 block of Nations Ford Road just after 9:30 p.m.

Firefighters reported heavy flames coming from one unit when they arrived at the scene. They were able to knock the blaze down in 20 minutes.

Four units around the apartment also suffered smoke and water damage.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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