DEERFIELD BEACH (CBSMiami) – Fire investigators were on the scene of an apartment fire in Deerfield Beach Friday night.

The fire gutted this third floor apartment at 510 NE 45 Place.

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Residents in several units have been displaced and the Red Cross provided assistance to those people.

A preliminary investigation by fire officials revealed an unattended candle may have been to blame.

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The investigation is ongoing.

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