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Residents flee as flames cover L.A. apt

June 20, 2008 6:57:05 AM PDT
A fourplex in South Los Angeles was up in flames Friday.Firefighters responded to the 5600 block of Hoover Street at 6:29 a.m. and found fire in one unit and the attic of the residential fourplex.

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Residents were seen running out of the complex, and one even tried to use a garden hose to put the fire out.

Forty-four firefighters took 13 minutes to knock down the fire, and no one was injured.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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