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Post Office, Apartments Damaged in Fire


KLINGERSTOWN —  Fire crews had their hands full with a massive blaze in Schuylkill County.

Witnesses said the building that houses apartments and the post office in Klingerstown caught fire around 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Flames shot from the roof of the building along Main Street and badly damaged apartments upstairs.

The post office did sustain water damage.

One person who lived in an upstairs apartment did make it out of the place safely.

The cause of the fire is under investigation in Schuylkill County.

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