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Update: Crews contain apartment fire in Ardmore

Crews at the scene of a house fire in Ardmore, Tennessee. (Photo by: Jeremy Jackson/WHNT News 19)

ARDMORE, Tenn. – Fire crews are on the scene of a fire that destroyed an apartment in Ardmore, Tennessee.

Two people who lived in the apartment in the area of State Line Road and Jones Avenue.

An Ardmore police officer saw the fire this morning and alerted authorities.

Firefighters arrived just before 8 a.m. to find the flames had already engulfed the apartment.

The structure was first a warehouse before being converted into an apartment building.

Officials say the fire is contained and there is no danger of the flames spreading to the surrounding area.