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Early morning fire injures two in St. Joseph

A garage fire early Tuesday morning sent two people to the hospital in St. Joseph.

Posted: Mar 19, 2019 12:54 PM
Updated: Mar 19, 2019 2:03 PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A garage fire early Tuesday morning sent two people to the hospital in St. Joseph.

The fire taking place on 2300 block of S. 12th St. at around 5 a.m. Tuesday. According to the St. Joseph Fire Department, two people were taken to Mosaic Life Care in a personal vehicle. One person sustaining burns and the other smoke inhalation.

The garage was completely destroyed. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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