Kokomo apartment building sustains heavy fire damage, several people displaced

KOKOMO, Ind. — Several people will be searching for temporary housing after a large fire ripped through an apartment complex in Kokomo.

Firefighters responded to a call of a fire at the Summerset Apartments on Heritage Drive around 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

Units arrived to find heavy flames coming from the roof.  Fortunately, no one was injured but the building sustained heavy smoke and water damage.

The Red Cross was on the scene earlier, assisting the fire victims.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.