9 families displaced after apartment fire in Affton

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AFFTON, MO (KTVI)- The St. Louis Red Cross is helping nine families recover after a fire swept through an Affton apartment complex overnight.  The blaze started around 11p.m. Wednesday at the Cedar Creek Lodge apartments on Olde English Road. Authorities say the 1st alarm fire started in third floor unit. No one was injured.

Firefighters from four departments responded to the call. Several apartments are a total loss. At least three additional units have smoke damage.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.