10 people – including 2 kids – displaced by Aurora fire

Aurora Fire Rescue says 12 apartments were damaged, impacting nine families.

AURORA - Ten people – two of them children – don’t have a place to live after a fire broke out early Monday morning at an apartment complex near Lowry.

The fire was first reported at around 1:50 a.m. at an apartment on 1208 N. Dallas Street, according to Tony Krenz, a spokesperson for Aurora Fire Rescue.

He said 11 apartments were impacted by the blaze, and five people were hurt – with injuries ranging from minor to life-threatening.

The American Red Cross said in a news release that it is providing support and lodging assistance for eight adults and two children in wake of the fire.

Krenz says the cause remains under investigation.

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