Hillsborough apartment fire displaces 13 people

TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. (WFLA) – More than dozen people have been displaced from their homes after a fire damaged their apartment building Sunday night.

The fire broke out in the 5900 block of Santa Fe Drive around 4:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon. Upon arrival, firefighters discovered a two story four-unit apartment building with flames and smoke venting from the bottom floor apartment.

Two of the apartments sustained heavy fire damage. The American Red Cross is assisting 13 people who were unable to return to their homes following the fire.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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