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Two People Flown to Hospital After Fire

Posted on: 9:45 pm, May 5, 2013, by

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POTTSVILLE — Two people were flown to a hospital Sunday night after fire broke out at an apartment building in Pottsville.

Emergency dispatchers said firefighters quickly put out the flames in the 700 block of Mahantongo Street around 8 p.m.

The building was evacuated.

The two victims were listed in critical condition on Monday.

There is no word on how many people were forced out or how the fire started.

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