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Apartment Fire In Wichita Falls

Families are left without a home after fire sweeps through a Wichita Falls apartment building late Sunday afternoon.

The 2-alarm blaze sparked just before 5:30 in the evening at the Parkway Villa Apartments. 1 building was effected damaging 8 apartments.

2 firefighters were injured. 1 from heat exhaustion, the other after being hit by falling debris. Another person was injured during the fire as well. Officials tell us they do not know the extent of their injuries at this time.

It is not clear how many people were left without a home, but the American Red Cross was on scene to assist those effected.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.

Stay with 6 as we continue to follow this story and get more information as it is released.

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