Roanoke County fire crews put out a fire at the Oak Grove Village Apartments in Cave Spring Monday afternoon.
A spokesman said they received the call around 12:25 p.m. Fire crews discovered heavy black smoke coming out of the third-floor apartment. The fire was brought under control in 30 minutes.
Five adults and two children in three apartments are displaced. They are being helped by property management.
There are no reports of injuries.
The estimated damages are $30,000.