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Crews extinguish University City apartment fire

Sunday, September 25, 2011
Fire

Crews battled a fire inside a University City apartment building.

The Philadelphia Fire Department arrived around 3:30 p.m. to the 19-story building on the 3900 block of Market Street.

Official say the small kitchen fire was coming from a single apartment on the 18th floor.

The floor was evacuated and no injuries were reported.

The Red Cross of Southeastern PA is manning a reception center for 25 seniors displaced by the fire.

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