Fire damages 2 apartments in Lexington

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LEXINGTON, N.C. — A fire heavily damaged two apartments in Lexington Wednesday night.

The fire happened at a house split into two apartments in the 200 block of West Fifth Avenue. It was initially reported at 7:39 p.m.

One person was at home at the time and got out without being injured.

There is no reason to suspect the fire was suspicious, firefighters on the scene said.