- Associated Press - Monday, March 14, 2016

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A man has been killed in a Knoxville apartment fire that also injured two others.

Knoxville Fire Department Capt. D.J. Corcoran tells the Knoxville News Sentinel (https://bit.ly/22db3sh ) that firefighters on Sunday night were able to rescue two female victims, but found an unidentified man dead inside the apartment.

The two women were taken to a hospital to be treated for severe smoke inhalation. Their conditions were not immediately available early Monday.

Authorities say they believe the fire was accidental.


Information from: Knoxville News Sentinel, https://www.knoxnews.com

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