Twelve homes at Cypress Lake Apartments destroyed in late-night 2-alarm fire

A two-alarm fire burned through a dozen apartment homes late Tuesday night at Cypress Lake Apartments in Tampa.
Just after 11:30 p.m., Hillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to building #5 at 4711 Waters Ave. to find smoke and flames coming from the third floor.
Crews were able to put out the fire, but 12 apartments were destroyed.
There were no injuries reported, and the American Red Cross was called in to help with displaced residents.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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