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Fire burns apartment complex on South Hill

SPOKANE, Wash. - Firefighters fought a two-alarm fire Wednesday at an apartment complex on Spokane's South Hill.

Firefighters said it appeared no one was home at the apartment where the fire started around 12:30 p.m.  It started in one unit, according to eyewitnesses, and spread to two other apartments in the Regal Ridge Apartments on the 5100 block of S. Regal.  They said the fire could have begun on a balcony.

When firefighters arrived, they found flames shooting high into the sky.  Using steady streams of water, they knocked down the flames but continued for some time to battle the smoke and contain the damage to as few apartments as possible.
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