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Fire chief: No one hurt when fire breaks out at Buncombe Co. apartment complex

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ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

No one was hurt when a fire broke out at an apartment complex fire in Buncombe County late Wednesday night, according to Fire Chief Ryan Cole with Skyland Fire and Rescue.

Cole said firefighters were dispatched shortly before midnight to an address on Pepper Brush Trail.

Cole said fire alarms alerted the residents and everyone got out safely.

Firefighters were able to put out the fire after about 20 minutes and said the damage to the building was minimal.

Some residents were displaced due to smoke damage. Cole said the Red Cross was assisting those people.

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