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Authorities investigating fire in Sioux Falls bakery

March 7, 2020 GMT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities in Sioux Falls are investigating a fire that broke out in a combination apartment building and bakery near the city’s downtown.

KELO-TV reports firefighters responded to the fire around 3 a.m. Saturday and contained the flames within five minutes of arriving. The fire forced two people to flee the apartment. No one was hurt but the bakery sustained smoke damage.

Authorities believe the fire started with some smoldering debris outside the apartment, which is located at the rear of the building. Their investigation continues.