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Three injured in fire at Durham apartment complex

Posted October 12, 2018 12:37 a.m. EDT

Stock photo of fire shooting up into flames

— Three people were injured after a fire broke out at a Durham apartment complex Thursday night.

Authorities said firefighters arrived at the Oak Creek Apartments at 4230 Garrett Road and found heavy fire visible from the two-story building.

Officials said three people were injured, including one person who was taken by ambulance to the UNC Burn Center.

Eight apartments were damaged as a result of the fire and the Red Cross was assisting about 20 residents who were displaced.

Authorities did not say what may have sparked the fire.