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Fire damages Texarkana, AR apartment

TEXARKANA, AR (KSLA) -

Fire damaged 1 unit at a Texarkana, AR apartment complex Friday evening. It happened around 6 p.m. at the Colonial Square Apartments E. 10th St. Locust.

Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming from a second floor apartment. Investigators believe the blaze started in a bedroom.

No one was injured. Everyone was evacuated safely, and Battalion Chief Patrick Pavick says firefighters' quick action kept the flames from spreading, containing the blaze to one apartment.

Residents of the rest of the units were expected to be able to return to their homes Friday night.

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