Wauchula apartment catches fire after power pole falls on top of building

An apartment building in Wauchula caught on fire, burning more than 15 units to the ground Wednesday evening. 

Officials said a power pole snapped at around 10 p.m. and fell on Building D at the Valencia Gardens apartment complex. 

The building caught fire and all 16 units in that building were destroyed by the fire. 

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All residents made it out of the building, officials said. 

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