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5 firefighters, resident, injured in Md. apt. fire

Friday - 8/31/2012, 1:09pm  ET

TEMPLE HILLS, Md. - Authorities say five firefighters and a resident have been injured in an apartment fire in Temple Hills.

Prince George's County fire officials say firefighters rescued four people from a unit on the terrace level of the Huntley Square Apartments in the 3700 block of Huntley Square Drive about 10 p.m. Thursday night.

Four firefighters and a resident suffered burns in the fire. Officials say another firefighter suffered smoke inhalation an exhaustion.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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