PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An early morning fire forced people from their homes at a high-rise apartment building in Center City Philadelphia.
Flames broke out shortly before 6 a.m. Monday at the Embassy Apartments in the 2100 block of Walnut Street in Rittenhouse Square.READ MORE: Bill Cosby Speaks Out 1 Year After Pennsylvania Supreme Court Vacated His Conviction
Officials say the fire started in the back of the building on the exterior.READ MORE: South Philadelphia Bakery Cooks Up Donut With … A Hot Dog Inside?
Firefighters were able to get the fire under control in less than 30 minutes.
There were no reports of any injuries.MORE NEWS: Summer Programming Begins For Thousands Of Students Across Philadelphia
The cause of the fire is under investigation.