Fire chars vacant apartment units near the Memphis Airport

Fire crews are responding to the Bent Tree Apartments near the airport. (Shay Arthur)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Fire crews responded to a fire at an apartment complex near the Memphis Airport  around 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

The fire was at the Bent Tree Apartments at Providence and Fairfall near the airport.

While the fire was large and affected multiple units, there were no injuries and the apartments were vacant, Lt. Wayne Cooke with Memphis Fire Department said.

The cause is under investigation.