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Triple two-alarm fire forces residents to flee for safety

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Buckeye & E. 130 in Cleveland Buckeye & E. 130 in Cleveland
Apartment fire at Buckeye & E. 130 in Cleveland Apartment fire at Buckeye & E. 130 in Cleveland
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Firefighters battled a huge fire in the city of Cleveland Friday night.

The blaze touched off on Buckeye Avenue & E. 130 shortly after 8 p.m.

Officials say the fire started inside one of the apartments and spread quickly.

The fire quickly grew and turned into a Triple-Two alarm fire and took crews a while to contain.

All of the residents made it safely but two firefighters were taken to Metro. They are being treated for minor injuries.

It's believed the blaze started in a top-floor unit. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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