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Miami Apartment Fire Displaces Resident

MIAMI (CBSMiami) - An apartment fire Saturday morning has left a man homeless in the City of Miami.

Authorities said it happened after 10:30 a.m. inside a two-story mixed-use structure located in the 600 block of NW 26th Avenue.

When firefighters arrived, smoke was showing from the second-floor apartment.
Officials said that after the fire was extinguished, a cat was found safe.

Officials said the fire was contained to the kitchen area and the adjacent unit did not suffer damage.

A grocery store located below had to close for the day, due to water intrusion.

The American Red Cross is providing help to the man who was displaced.

Officials said there were no injuries and that the fire was determined to be accidental.


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