ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Firefighters responded to the scene of a fire in the 1600 block of Palmyra Road around 1:30 Wednesday afternoon.
Officials said that there was food left cooking on the stove in the B unit of the duplex.
The stove caught fire, which then spread to the cabinets.
No one was in the apartment, but a neighbor was home in the unit next door.
Officials said the fire caused about $5,000 of damage in the B unit. Both units were damaged by smoke.
Power has been turned off to the building.
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