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2 Injured, Several Displaced in Overnight Fire

Flames could be seen pouring from windows and roof of the building at the height of the fire

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    2 Injured, Several Displaced in Overnight Fire
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    Officials say one resident and one firefighter were taken to a hospital after an overnight fire tore through a multi-family home in Cranston, Rhode Island,

    The blaze started at about 2 a.m. on Friday. Flames could be seen pouring from windows and roof of the building at the height of the fire.

    One resident was treated for burns and a firefighter was injured after a portion of a ceiling fell on him.

    The Red Cross is helping several residents who escaped the flames but were left homeless.

    The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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