VIDEO | Fire burns through South Portland apartment complex

Fire burns through a Liberty Commons apartment complex on Westbrook Street in South Portland (WGME)

SOUTH PORTLAND (WGME) -- Crews are on scene of a fire at a South Portland apartment complex.

The fire broke out around 10:15 a.m. Wednesday.

South Portland City Councilor Adrian Dowling says heavy black smoke could be seen coming from the Liberty Commons apartment complex on Westbrook Street.

The South Portland Fire Department says the fire appears to have started on a third floor porch.

Everyone made it out safely.

The Red Cross is working with approximately 21 people who were displaced by the fire.

The fire is under investigation.

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