A family escaped a dark fate after jumping out of their burning apartment's window after the blaze broke out early Friday morning at the Lakeside Reserve Apartments in College Park.
the fire destroyed between 15 and 20 units, and several buildings also sustained smoke damage and at least four people were injured in the fire, which broke out around 4 am.
Crews evacuated neighboring buildings that sustained smoke damage while firefighters tried to contain the blaze after it had nearly destroyed everything in the complex.
The Georgia Red Cross said its disaster action teams are helping displaced residents.
the cause of the fire is still under investigation.