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Two burned in Fayetteville apartment fire

Posted January 15, 2010 10:29 p.m. EST

A woman and 2-year-old girl were burned in an apartment fire at Melvin Place, a housing complex off Rosehill Road in Fayetteville on Friday afternoon, firefighters said.

Another woman and an 8-month-boy suffered from smoke inhalation.

The fire started in a bedroom and damaged the unit. Two other apartments also sustained smoke damage.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.