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Jul 26, 2013 10:16 PM

Portland Apartment Fire

PORTLAND - A fire left some Portland apartment residents homeless Friday night.

Portland firefighters got the call for a fire on the 100 block of South Commons Way around 8 p.m. Friday.

There was heavy smoke and flames at the scene when they arrived.

The fire began in an upstairs room at one of the units but fire investigators don't know how it started.

No one was home when it happened.

A family dog died in the fire.

Two cats made it out alive.

None of the other units was affected.


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