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Firefighters investigating cause of fire at apartment building in Dexter

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DEXTER, MO (KFVS) -

Firefighters are working to determine what started an apartment fire in Dexter, Mo. early Monday morning.

According to fire chief Don Seymour, his crews were dispatched around 4:43 a.m. to an apartment building in the 200 block of west Stoddard.

When firefighters got on scene, flames were showing on the outside wall of the two-story building.

No one was injured. However, Seymour says four to six people are without a home.

Seymour says the entire building was originally evacuated. As of 8:30 a.m. everyone returned home that could.

According to Seymour, two of the 16 apartments suffered damage.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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