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8/9/04-Tyler

Lightning Probable Cause Of Apartment Fire

Authorities believe a fire at a Tyler apartment complex Monday was started by a bolt of lightning.

Just before 3 p.m., firefighters were called to the Tanglewood Place apartments in South Tyler. They found the roof of one of the buildings in flames. Firefighters were able to put the blaze out in a matter of minutes.

Authorities say four of the units were damaged in the fire. Fortunately, no one was injured.

The Red Cross is assisting those put out by the blaze.

Chris Gibson, reporting
cgibson@kltv.com

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