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One person hurt in Salt Lake City apartment fire

Feb 17, 2024, 4:27 PM | Updated: Feb 19, 2024, 7:21 am

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FILE — Rich County Sheriff's Office has identified the deceased person found earlier this week. (KSL TV)

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SALT LAKE CITY — Investigators are trying to determine the cause of a small fire inside a Salt Lake City apartment early Saturday morning.

The incident occurred in the area of 718 E. 700 South at 4:05 a.m.

A spokesman for the Salt Lake City Fire Department said an adult male was taken to the University of Utah Burn Center for burn injuries and inhalation.

The fire was put out quickly, according to Salt Lake City firefighters. No damage was done to the structure, but there was some minor smoke damage.

The spokesman said not much more will be known about the fire until investigators can speak to the individual who was hospitalized. They said it could be a couple of days.

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One person hurt in Salt Lake City apartment fire