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Fifth-floor fire in Scott apartment building being fought

| Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 6:33 p.m.

A fire broke out Tuesday afternoon at an apartment building in Scott.

The fire was reported at 5:07 p.m. at the Manorview Apartments near the intersection of Greentree and Cochran roads, an Allegheny County emergency dispatcher said.

Firefighters from a half-dozen communities were called to help contain the smoky fire on the fifth floor, dispatchers said. There have been no immediate reports of injuries.

Michael Hasch is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-320-7820 or mhasch@tribweb.com.

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