Fire at retirement community prompts evacuations

WEST MT. AIRY - August 16, 2011

The fire broke out at 6:30 p.m. at the Four Freedoms complex at 6101 Morris Street in West Mount Airy.

Firefighters contained the damage to a ninth floor unit of the ten-story building.

Two victims were taken to Roxborough Hospital for treatment.

The fire was brought under control within 25 minutes.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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