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Authorities investigating Bismarck fire that injured 2

December 22, 2021 GMT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities in Bismarck are investigating a fire that sent two people to the hospital.

According to a Bismarck Fire Department news release, firefighters responded to the fire at a twin home on the city’s northwest side around 2:45 a.m. Wednesday. They found heavy smoke coming from the front door. All occupants from both sides of the home were already outside.

Two occupants were taken to a hospital and treated for injuries. One half of the home sustained significant damage. The release offers no further details.

Deputy Fire Chief Brooks Martin didn’t immediately return a message The Associated Press left at his office late Wednesday morning.