16 displaced in Orlando apartment fire

1 victim taken to hospital

ORLANDO, Fla. – A man was injured and 16 people were displaced when fire ripped through an Orlando apartment building.

The fire broke out early Thursday on Chapman Court near Division Avenue.

Firefighters said the man was trapped inside the apartment. He was rescued and taken to a hospital. The extent of his injuries are not known.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The Red Cross is assisting the families affected by the blaze.

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