Structure fire in Colorado Springs

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Emergency crews are responding to an apartment fire on the southeast side of Colorado Springs.

The fire was reported on the 300 block of University Drive at 10:20 a.m. The area is near Airport Rd. and S. Academy Blvd.

The KKTV 11 News crew at the scene says the fire broke out at the Westview Apartments in a ground level laundry room.

The fire department says the fire was contained to the laundry room, but did damage a door to the apartment next to it.

The fire department tweeted at 12:15 p.m. that the fire is now out.

Everyone got out of the building safely.

The fire department says some families might be displaced.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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