GARNER (WTVD) --Garner firefighters responded to an apartment fire Monday night where two people jumped from the second floor to escape the flames.
The two people have been taken to a hospital for medical treatment.
Garner Fire on the scene of an apartment fire with people jumping from the 2nd floor, 2 people transported. pic.twitter.com/6lBqwIeHe4— Garner Fire-Rescue (@GarnerFire) January 26, 2016
The fire happened shortly after 9 p.m. at Greenbrier Apartments on Shady Lawn Court.
Firefighters say although the fire was not a large one, and contained to one apartment, smoke was filling seven apartments.
Residents of those seven units were displaced because of the smoke and the possibility for rekindling.
There was no immediate information on the cause of the fire.
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