BAYSHORE, NY (CBSNewYork) — About a dozen people had to be evacuated from their homes after a fire early Wednesday morning on Long Island.

The fire broke out around 2 a.m. at a building in Bay Shore. Heavy flames were pouring out the building by the time Suffolk County firefighters arrived.

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It began at a fencing company but then spread to apartments on the upper floors.

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No one was hurt, but about  dozen people were evacuated from the apartments. The fire also brought down power lines blacking out some homes in the area.

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No word on what sparked the blaze.