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8 residents displaced in NW apartment fire

8 residents displaced in NW apartment fire

By Molly Waldron. CREATED Dec 19, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Eight people were displaced in an apartment fire in the northwest part of the Valley on Wednesday afternoon.

Fire authorities said heavy smoke was reported at the 2-story building on Clifford Street at about 4:10 p.m.

When crews arrived, they found the fire confined to one unit.

Six children and two adults were displaced. They are being helped by the Red Cross.

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the blaze.

Action News will update this story as new information becomes available.