KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Crews with the Kansas City, Missouri Fire Department are investigating following a fire at an apartment in the city’s Historic Northeast neighborhood Wednesday night.

The fire at a three-story apartment building was reported just after 7:30 p.m. near North Lawn Avenue and Scarritt Avenue.

When crews arrived on scene they could see smoke and fire coming from the building.

KCFD tells FOX4 five people were pulled out of the building.

Jason Spreitzer with KCFD said none of the five people rescued lived in the building and took off on foot after they were rescued.

The fire was reported to be under control just after 8 p.m.

No injuries were reported and most of the building was saved.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

FOX4 has a crew on the scene and will continue to keep you updated as information becomes available.