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Fire crews battle apartment fire in Aiken

August 8, 2018

Fire crews with the Aiken Department of Public Safety have contained a structure fire at a duplex apartment in Aiken on Monday evening.

Firefighters quickly responded to the fire around 6:36 p.m. at 349 Jehossee Drive, said Capt. Marty Sawyer, with Aiken Public Safety.

There are no injuries, but the fire did spread into the apartment next door, he said.

The fire also appears to have started in the room where the washing machine and dryer, Sawyer said.

Investigators are still working to determine what caused the fire.

Check back as this story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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