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Around 30 people displaced by fire that damaged 16 units at Southfield apartment complex

Cause of fire still under investigation

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Around 30 people were displaced Friday when 16 units were damaged inside a Southfield apartment complex, officials said.

The fire started Friday morning in the 20600 block of Kensington Court near I-696 and Evergreen Road.

Nobody was injured in the fire, authorities said.

Smoke and water damaged 16 units and left around 30 people without a home, according to officials.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but it doesn’t appear to have been suspicious, firefighters said.

Firefighters battling a Southfield apartment fire on Jan. 3, 2020.
Firefighters battling a Southfield apartment fire on Jan. 3, 2020. (WDIV)

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