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3 injured in apartment fire in Dundalk

Saturday - 11/9/2013, 2:06pm  ET

DUNDALK, Md. (AP) -- Baltimore County fire officials say three people, including one firefighter, were injured in an apartment fire in Dundalk.

A fire department spokesman says firefighters rescued several people who were trapped on balconies during the fire late Friday night. A total of 10 people were removed from the burning building by firefighters.

The department says one of the residents was seriously injured. The firefighter suffered non-life-threatening smoke inhalation.

The fire damaged 12 apartments in the building, displacing 18 residents. It started in a ground-level apartment.

The cause is under investigation.

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