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Woman injured after jumping from flaming apartment

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

NORWOOD, OH (FOX19) - A woman was injured Wednesday morning after she jumped from a third floor window.

The woman was jumping from an apartment complex that was on fire on Lafayette Road. She broke her ankle in the jump.

Firefighters say the fire started when a woman fell asleep smoking on the second floor. The fire damaged that woman's apartment and several adjoining ones.

Nine families - 21 people total - have been displaced as a result of extensive smoke damage.

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