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Fire Destroys Part of Apartment

Posted on: 9:35 pm, October 16, 2012, by , updated on: 11:22pm, October 16, 2012

HAZLE TOWNSHIP — A Luzerne County fire marshal is investigating a Tuesday evening fire that has left at least two people without a home.

The fire started at the office building of an apartment complex on Harwood Street in Hazle Township around 5:00 p.m.

The office building was destroyed.  Crews said at least two people were living in an apartment above the office. 

The Red Cross is assisting those living in the office apartment.  The actual apartment complex was not damaged.

It took fire crews about thirty minutes to contain the flames.

No one was hurt.

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