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1 dead, 4 injured in West Allis fire

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WEST ALLIS (WKOW) One person has died and 4 others injured after a fire at the Heritage House assisted living center, in suburban Milwaukee Thursday.

Our affiliate WISN reports that West Allis Fire Chief Jay Scharfenberg says the fire was quickly extinguished and was contained to one apartment unit.

The person inside of that unit died. The four injured were taken to local hospitals, the conditions of their injuries are unknown at this time.

Residents of Heritage House were allowed to return to their apartments Thursday night.

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