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Fire forces evacuation of retirement home

CLARKSVILLE, IN (WAVE) - Residents of a retirement community had to be evacuated when the building caught fire.

According to Clarksville Fire Department officials, the fire started in the attic area of Westminster Village in the 2200 block of Green Tree Boulevard around 7:40 p.m. Monday.

The fire spread to the apartments and activated the alarms, The monitoring company called for help.

Firefighters evacuated the residents while they put out the fire. No one was hurt.

Fire investigators are trying to determine the cause.

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