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Over a dozen people homeless after apartment fire

Louisville, KY -

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An arson investigation is under way after a fire at an apartment complex overnight left more than a dozen people homeless. It happened just after midnight in the 5600 block of Indian Oaks Circle.

Okolona and Camp Taylor Fire Departments responded to find heavy fire and smoke on the first and second floors.

"There was no injuries to any civilians," said Fire Marshal Mike Alandorf with the Okolona Fire Department. "We did have three firefighters looked at on the scene for some minor steam burns on their hands and some heat issues. They were treated at the scene and went back to assisted with the job at hand here."

About 15 to 20 people were displaced from their homes.

Fire crews say it appears the fire started on the first floor, but the investigation is continuing.

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