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Fire Hits Raleigh Apartments

Posted March 29, 1998 6:00 a.m. EST

— Some Raleigh residents are looking for a new place to live after an overnight fire.

The fire was reported about 2 a.m. at Mary Francis Place just off Jones Franklin Road.

When firefighters arrived two of the four units of the apartment building were fully engulfed in flames.

Firefighters were able to contain the fire quickly. However, the two units were destroyed and two others were also heavily damaged.

The good news is that firefighters say everyone got out all right. No word yet on the cause.