Fire Breaks Out at SE Charlotte Townhomes

CHARLOTTE, N.E. — Firefighters are investigating after a fire broke out at the Wendover Green townhomes off the 600 block of Wendover Rd Friday night.  Flames could be seen coming from the eaves of the 3-story unit when firefighters arrived shortly after 7 p.m.

No one was hurt, but the fire heavily damaged one of the homes at the brand new complex.  Neighbors say an outdoor heater placed on a balcony may have started the fire.

The Charlotte Fire Department has not yet released the cause or how much damage the fire caused.