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Fire officials: 12 injured in Philadelphia house fire

June 25, 2019
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Firefighters work at the scene of the aftermath of a fire in Philadelphia, Tuesday, June 25, 2019. Several people, including some children, were injured trying to escape the house fire. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Fire officials say 12 people, including children, were injured trying to escape a house fire in Philadelphia. Two are reported in critical condition.

The fire broke out early Tuesday in a three-story home in the city’s Logan section.

Authorities say some of the people were injured jumping from windows. Others suffered from smoke inhalation.

Firefighters are trying to determine what caused the blaze.

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