Officials: Fire tears through Freeport apartment building, injuring resident and firefighter

One resident and one firefighter were injured in a fire at a Freeport apartment building Monday, officials say.

News 12 Staff

Jul 12, 2022, 2:27 AM

Updated 650 days ago

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One resident and one firefighter were injured in a fire at a Freeport apartment building Monday, officials say.
Firefighters were able to get the fire under control on South Ocean Avenue late Monday evening.
A resident and a firefighter were taken to the hospital. News 12 is told the firefighter twisted his ankle at the scene.
The Red Cross is also caring for four adult who lived inside the building.
The cause of the fire remains unclear.


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