SNELLVILLE, Ga. -- Four people are displaced as a result of an apartment fire in Snellville on Wednesday evening.
The fire started around 7:30 p.m. on the 3000 block of Destin Circle.
When fire crews arrived on scene they discovered "heavy smoke and flames" erupting from one corner of the building. Firefighters were able to extinguish the flames before they spread to the adjoining apartments.
One occupant was home at the time of the fire but he escaped unharmed. According to a release from Gwinnett County, The Red Cross will provide assistance for the 2 adults and 2 teens displaced by the fire.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.