The building, which houses about 70 families, was evacuated along with neighboring residences, according to local news reports.
Footage released by Italy’s national firefighters, the Vigili del Fuoco, shows the firefighting operation on Sunday evening. Fire officials said flames burned at the top of the building before spreading to the lower levels and damaging about twenty cars parked in the area.
Officials are investigating the cause of the fire, according to local reports. Credit: Vigili del Fuoco via Storyful