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Update: Fire breaks out in East Bank, WV apartment complex

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Fire breaks out inside an apartment complex in Charleston, WV Fire breaks out inside an apartment complex in Charleston, WV
CHARLESTON, WV -

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Fire rescue crews say the blaze started in the kitchen of one of the units inside the apartment building. 

Windows on the second floor were knocked out to ventilate the building and allow smoke to escape. 

The residents of the apartment were not home when the fire broke out.

Fire rescue crews on scene told wowktv.com flames did not destroy the entire apartment. 

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Kanawha County 911 emergency dispatchers say a fire broke out in an apartment complex in East Bank, WV.

The fire broke out Sunday morning November 3, 2013 around 11:20 a.m. at 149 Willow Street.

Fire rescue crews were able to contain the blaze to one unit in the building. But there is no word on whether additional units sustained damage from the smoke.

There were no reported injuries

The cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time.