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Central Peoria apartments damaged in fire

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PEORIA, Ill. (WEEK) -- -

A Central Peoria apartment complex sustained about $80,000 in damages after a fire Wednesday afternoon.

The fire department responded to 2805 W. Larchmont around 3 p.m. to find thick, black smoke pouring from the sliding door of a second-story apartment. Firefighters brought two young boys in a hallway outside, then forced their way into the apartment on fire. 

The fire was brought under control in about six minutes. The cause of the fire is under investigation. No one was injured. 

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