UPDATE: 4 transported in Attleboro apartment fire

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ATTLEBORO, M.A. (WLNE) – Four people were transported to the hospital after a two-alarm fire broke out at an Attleboro apartment complex fire Friday evening.

Attleboro, Providence and Seekonk firefighters responded around four p.m. on Knight Avenue to a fire in a single third floor unit.

The four people were transported as a precaution and did not have any serious injuries.

Neighbors tell ABC 6 the incident started when a lit cigarette caught a mattress on fire.

It’s not clear how badly the apartment was damaged.

The cause is under investigation, though officials said it appears to be accidental.

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