Investigation begins into Longmont apartment fire

LONGMONT, Colo. - Investigators are beginning to search the rubble of an apartment building in Longmont to determine how a destructive fire started.

The fire broke out at the six-unit building on S. Coffman Street near Main Street and Quebec Avenue around 10 p.m. Thursday. There were two flareups overnight and the building was still smoldering at 7 a.m. on Friday.

The fire heavily damaged the two-story building. Fire investigators told 7NEWS 25 people were displaced.

There was no immediate indication of a cause.

One person was hurt. That person was treated on the scene, according to fire investigators.

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