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3 rescued from burning apartment building in Westerly

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 By Alana Cerrone

acerrone@abc6.com

A fire in a building in Westerly sent two to the hospital early Monday.

Fire crews rescued 3 people, and 2 were sent to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Fire officials say flames broke out in the High Street building around 12:00 a.m. Monday.

The fire appears to have started in the back of the building.

The 3-story building housed 16 apartments and three businesses.

The state fire marshal is now investigating the cause.

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