SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The Savannah Fire Department says an overnight apartment fire displaced two families. Investigators believe the fire was intentionally set.
Fire crews responded to the fire in the 0 Block of Peachtree Drive at 3:33 a.m. Friday.
At the scene firefighters discovered smoke and flames streaming from a ground floor unit.
Officials say the fire appeared to have originated on a mattress. It damaged a room and its contents.
No one was home at either unit at the time of the fire.
Residents of two damaged apartments were displaced.
The blaze is being investigated as a domestic-related arson. Investigators believe the ground floor resident was the intended victim.