UPDATE: One family is displaced in Fargo after an apartment fire early Thursday morning, July 22.

The Fargo Fire Department believes the fire started in an unattended kitchen of a second floor unit at the Kaybee Apartments at 2650 15th St S., according to Fargo Fire Battalion Chief Jason Ness.

Nobody was hurt but fire crews did have to evacuate people living on the 2nd floor of the building using ladders, according to Ness.

The Red Cross is assisting the people who were living in the apartment that was damaged by fire.

This is a developing story.

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Original story posted at 3:57 a.m. on 7/22/21

FARGO-- Firefighters knocked down flames on the second floor of an apartment building in the 2600 block of 15th St. S early Thursday, July 22.

The fire was the second call firefighters in Fargo responded to at an apartment complex in a 90 minute timespan.

The second call came from the Kaybee Apartments at 2650 15th St S. shortly after 3 a.m. on Thursday. People living inside the apartment building were evacuated.

People living in a neighboring apartment unit told WDAY-TV that the fire started due to inattentive cooking in a kitchen, but that was not confirmed by the Fargo Fire Department.

The fire at Kaybee Apartments was approximately two blocks away from a fire that destroyed a row of garages at the Waterstone Place Apartments on Oak Manor Ave S that burned earlier Thursday morning.

The two fires were not connected.

This is a developing story.