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: SEPTA Union Unanimously Approves Strike If Deal Isn't Reached
Officials say the fire started in the back of the building on the exterior.READ MORE: President Joe Biden Approves Disaster Declaration For Delaware
Firefighters were able to get the fire under control in less than 30 minutes.
There were no reports of any injuries.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: DA Larry Krasner To Announce Launch Of Collaborative Response To Gun Violence In West, Southwest Philadelphia
The cause of the fire is under investigation.