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3-alarm fire damages apartments in Longwood

A three-alarm fire tore through a residential building in Longwood Thursday evening, damaging multiple apartments. A witness says the fire appears to have started in one of the top-floor apartments

News 12 Staff

Oct 9, 2015, 6:14 AM

Updated 3,204 days ago

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A three-alarm fire tore through a residential building in Longwood Thursday evening, damaging multiple apartments.
A witness says the fire appears to have started in one of the top-floor apartments of 955 163rd St.
People who live in the building say they smelled smoke around 8:30 p.m. and immediately ran out of the building.
News 12 received reports that everyone living in the building is accounted for.


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