Potsdam (dpa / bb) - In a night fire in the basement of an apartment building in Potsdam-Drewitz, three people were injured.

They came to the hospital with suspected smoke inhalation, a police spokesman said on Tuesday morning.

Accordingly, the fire occurred shortly before midnight in Wolfgang-Staudte-Strasse.

Around 30 residents of the house had to be brought to safety by the fire brigade.

"The transport companies support with buses to temporarily accommodate the residents," tweeted the Potsdam fire brigade.

86 firefighters were on duty with 27 vehicles.

The fire could be extinguished.

The cause was still unclear in the morning.

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Tweet of the Potsdam fire brigade