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Residents displaced from apartment building after 2-alarm blaze

An overnight fire at a Southeast Baltimore apartment building displaced residents and sent one person to the hospital, city officials said. Firefighters were called at 1:05 a.m. to the 1700 block of Dundalk Avenue where flames broke out in multiple units. Residents from all 36 units in the building were evacuated, a fire department dispatcher said. Many residents in the building were elderly, he said. One resident was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center but their condition was not known Friday morning. Dundalk Avenue between Danville Road and Holabird Avenue was closed while firefighters worked to extinguish the two-alarm blaze, the Mayor's Office of Emergency...