By CBS13 Staff

CERES (CBS13) — Several people have been displaced after a fire that started between two homes quickly spread early Tuesday morning.

Scene of the fire early Tuesday morning. (Credit: Modesto Fire Department)

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Modesto Fire says crews arrived just after midnight along Wallace Avenue in Ceres.

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The fire appears to have started between two homes, then quickly spread to both of their attics.

Firefighters went to work and were able to simultaneously stop the flames from spreading in both homes.

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Exactly what started the fire is still under investigation.