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Apartment fire forces 150 from their homes

Jan. 27, 2017, Sherbrooke, Que. - A fire that broke out Thursday night forced residents of 75 units of a Sherbrooke apartment block to be evacuated from their homes. 

January 27, 2017 
By The Canadian Press

About 150 people, some of whom needed to be transported to hospital, were forced onto the street about 9 p.m.

While the fire itself was limited to two apartment units, the rest of the complex on Félix-Hébert St. suffered smoke and water damage.

The cause of the blaze has yet to be determined.


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