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Saturday, June 08, 2019 6:24 am

No injuries in apartment fire

The Journal Gazette

Fort Wayne fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of an apartment fire three people escaped early today.

There were no injuries.

Crews responded to the fire about 12:40 a.m. at a unit at Preston Pointe Apartments, 7978 Winston Lane, where flames could be seen in the kitchen, according to a news release and emergency dispatchers.

Two adults and a child got out safely before firefighters arrived and nearby residents had to evacuate as well.

The blaze caused minor damage to the apartment, but no other units were reported being damaged.

The fire was under control in six minutes.