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8 displaced by Manchester apartment house fire


MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — A late-night fire has displaced eight tenants of an apartment house in Manchester.

Firefighters were called to the multi-family apartment building just after 11 p.m. Friday.

WMUR-TV reports ( ) that firefighters used a ladder to rescue a man who was hanging outside of a window asking for help.

The fire chief says the fire was caused by careless disposal of smoking material.

Information from: WMUR-TV,

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