Two dozen apartments affected by West Ashley fire, no injuries reported

Charleston Police Department officials say 24 apartments were affected by a fire at an apartment complex in West Ashley on Friday night. The fire happened around 11 p. m. at the Colonial Grand at Cypress Cove on Mary Ader Avenue in West Ashley. An hour later, the fire was declared under control. Investigators said that several residents reported a “burning odor” earlier in the day, but they didn’t call 911. Later that night, the odor grew and cause the fire alarm to go off.