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Early morning fire closes Westminster

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An apartment block had to be evacuated after a fire this morning in the 600 block of Westminster Avenue.

There were no injuries, city police said.

The call came in around 6 a.m., and crews are still on the scene. Westminster remains closed between Furby and Langside streets to traffic and pedestrians.

Residents forced out of their suites are keeping warm in a city transit bus.

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