Early morning apartment fire under investigation in Murfreesboro

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(Courtesy: Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue)

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) – Crews responded to an early morning apartment fire in Murfreesboro.

Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue was dispatched to an apartment on Chariot Pointe just after 6:00 a.m. Saturday.

Authorities said there was heavy smoke coming from the second floor of a window, and firefighters were able to contain the fire to one room.

The residents made it out safely, and the American Red Cross will be helping the tenant who lived in the apartment where the fire happened.

The Fire Marshal’s Office will investigate to find out what caused the fire.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 on-air and online for updates.

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