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Fire damages Symmes Twp. apartments

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

SYMMES TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A fire at a Symmes Township apartment complex has displaced several families.

Flames broke out just before midnight at the Village of Symmes Crossings.

Investigators say 16 units were damage, and 32 people were displaced. The cause of the fire is believed to be a faulty fireplace on the third floor. Damage is estimated at $470,000.

Around 70 firefighters were called to the scene, but no one was hurt.

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