Firefighters battle intense flames at apartment complex in Westlake

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WESTLAKE, Ohio - Multiple fire departments responded to a fire at an apartment complex in Westlake Sunday night.

According to fire officials, crews responded to 1500 Westford Circle around 11:20 p.m. on Sunday.

A witness who provided photos to FOX 8 says flames could be seen shooting through the roof of the building. He also says he saw officers running into the building to evacuate residents.

There are no reported injuries.

Firefighters from Westlake, Avon, Avon Lake, Bay Village, Fairview, Lakewood, North Olmsted Township and Rocky River Fire Departments all responded.

Fox 8 crews on the scene say it appears four units have major damage.

The Red Cross has been called in to help.

Fire officials have not said what caused the fire.

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 8 for updates.

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