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Crews respond to a 2-alarm fire in Colorado Springs; multiple people taken to the hospital

Apartment complex fire in Colorado Springs
Apartment complex fire in Colorado Springs(KKTV/Julie Martin)
Published: Nov. 24, 2021 at 4:18 PM MST|Updated: Nov. 24, 2021 at 6:12 PM MST
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Crews were called to a 2-alarm fire in Colorado Springs on Wednesday.

The fire was at the Wind River Place Place Apartments, crews received the call at about 3:57 p.m. The complex is northwest of Old Colorado City off N. 19th Street. According to firefighters at the scene, six people were taken to the hospital and one person was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Denver. At least one officer was treated for smoke inhalation at the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

As more information becomes available this article will be updated.

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