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One person treated after Beaumont apartment fire


Beaumont Fire Rescue responded to an apartment fire in the 4900 block of Highland Avenue on Beaumont's south end.  Dispatch received the call right around 12:40 p.m. Monday.

When firefighters arrived, they found the kitchen of one apartment on fire. The building contained four units and the fire was confined to the kitchen of the one apartment.  

A Beaumont Fire Rescue said damage was mostly from smoke and water.

The fire was caused by a pot left on the stove.

The American Red Cross was called to assist any displaced occupants. 

One person was treated at the scene with minor injuries.


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