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Two Tyler apartment complexes damaged in weekend fires

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Fires damages two Tyler apartment complexes over the weekend.

The first blaze broke out just after 3:04 am Saturday at the Autumn Glen Apartments in the 5200 block of Hollytree Dr. Two apartment units sustained fire damage and 10 sustained smoke/water damage.

The cause of that fire is undetermined. The fire started in the ceiling space between the bottom floor and top floor apartments.

The second fire broke out at 3:30 am Sunday at the Wood Trails Apartments in the 1900 block of Shiloh Road. Two apartment units sustained fire damage and one person was transported for smoke inhalation.

The fire started from food left cooking on a stove which ignited some cabinets, a wall and the sub-flooring.

Several occupants alerted neighbors and battled the fire with extinguishers until fire crews arrived on the scene.

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