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Crews douse flames in Auburn apartment

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on Aug. 30, 2010 at 11:03 am |
August 30, 2010 11:03 am

Firefighters in South King County quickly extinguished flames from a second-story apartment fire this morning.

Crews from the Valley Regional Fire Authority were called to the Clearwater Ridge Apartments in the 3700 block of Auburn Way South just after 9:45 a.m. They spotted smoke and flames coming from a second-floor unit, the agency reported.

Crews got the fire out quickly and kept it contained to the apartment where it started. All the occupants got out safely.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

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