Crash sparks apartment fire

SOUTH FAIRMOUNT, OH (FOX19) - A few families have been displaced after a car fire triggered an apartment fire in South Fairmount.

Police say the car was already on fire when it crashed into several other vehicles on Westmont Avenue before hitting an apartment building. The fire then spread to the apartment.

At least four units were damaged in the eight unit apartment building, but no one was hurt.

The car's owner claims it was stolen, but police took him in for questioning to see if his story was bogus.

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