Fires At Springs Apartment Complex Investigated As Arson

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Three small fires in an apartment complex laundry room are being investigated as "suspicious."

A resident reported the fires just before 2 a.m. Wednesday. When firefighters arrived at the New Horizons Apartments near Flintridge and Academy, heavy smoke could be seen coming from the building.

Residents were evacuated while firefighters located and put out the flames. The Colorado Springs Fire Department says they were able to get the fires out quickly, and that none of them caused significant damage. No one at the scene was injured.

At this time, the three fires are being treated as arson.

11 News will update you on any new developments from this investigation.

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