Deerfield Beach apartment fire under investigation

Firefighters contain flames to bedroom


DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – Broward County fire investigators and the state fire marshal are investigating after an apartment caught fire Thursday night in Deerfield Beach.

The fire started at 701 NE 37th St. about 7:45 p.m.

When firefighters arrived they found heavy fire in a back bedroom of a single-story unit.

Firefighters were able to contain the fire to the bedroom and extinguish it.

Officials said the smoke and fire damage was confined only to that unit.

No one was injured in the fire.

The cause of the fire is now under investigation.

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