- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - One person has been killed in a fire at a Tacoma apartment building for seniors.

The fire department says it started about 11 a.m. Tuesday in the kitchen of a basement unit where the person was found dead.

Spokesman Joe Meinecke tells The News Tribune (https://bit.ly/1uag1TF ) the fire was put out by the sprinkler system.

Other residents of the Annobee apartments were evacuated to the lawn to wait until they were allowed back inside.

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Information from: The News Tribune, https://www.thenewstribune.com


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