A resident and a firefighter suffered minor injuries in a fire in a Northeast Baltimore duplex early Tuesday morning, fire officials said.

The fire broke out shortly before 2 a.m. in the 5900 block of Cedonia Ave. in the Cedmont neighborhood and was called under control about 40 minutes later. Both injured people were taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, where they are expected to recover.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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