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Apartment Fire Displaces 10 People In NW Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) - A fire at a Northwest Miami apartment complex displaced 10 people on Friday afternoon.

Officials said the fire happened just after 6:30 p.m. in the 4300 block of Northwest 9th Street.

Firefighters say a woman got home and saw smoke coming from her closet. When crews got there, they found flames pouring from the second floor of the complex.

A child with special needs had to be helped down by a firefighter, but luckily no one was hurt.

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The fire affected four units.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Also, another fire was reported in Fort Lauderdale on Friday night.

Firefighters say 2 sheds and backyard furniture erupted into flames behind a home in the 1400 block of Northwest 4th street.

No one was hurt in that fire.

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