Roanoke Fire-EMS are investigating after an apartment fire at 2203 Montauk Rd.
It happened around 11:30 a.m. and was under control at 11:47am.
When crews arrived to the scene, they were met by members of the Roanoke Rampage Public Safety football team who helped evacuate at least 12 residents.
The fire started on a balcony and was contained to one apartment with damage to several others
At least 5 people were displaced. They are being assisted by the American Red Cross.
Damage estimates are approximately $115,000.