BEDFORD-STUYVESANT - Authorities say an early morning blaze Sunday forced residents to evacuate their Bedford-Stuyvesant apartments.

The fire at 574 Willoughby Ave. broke out on the building?s first floor at about 7 a.m., police say. The Red Cross is working to situate tenants in the event they can?t return to their apartments.

No one was injured in the fire.