Several residents at Gorman Crossings Apartments in Raleigh are without a home tonight after a fire destroyed several apartment units. Firefighters and police officials are currently on the scene trying to contain the fire.  Gorman Crossings is  located at 3102 Avent Ferry Rd.

Police officials have blocked off Avent Ferry Rd. near Trailwood Drive and Gorman Street. Traffic has been rerouted around the scene. Firefighters were also on the scene rounding up apartment residents to make sure that all residents were out of the building.

There are no details right now concerning the source of the fire.