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Raging Fire Displaces Dozens Of Residents At Arcadia Apartment Complex

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Dozens of residents were displaced after a fire tore through an Arcadia apartment complex on Thursday morning. According to the Los Angeles Times, about 40 to 50 people were affected by the fire, which was first reported around 6:30 a.m.

The blaze destroyed 14 apartments at a building in the 800 block of Fairview Avenue. According to CBS 2, there were no injuries reported among the residents, and there's no word yet on a possible cause for the fire.

Crews from five agencies responded to the three-alarm blaze, with more than 70 firefighters showing up at the scene. One firefighter was treated for heat exhaustion.

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