IMPERIAL BEACH, CA – One person was killed and ten others were displaced as a result of an apartment fire in Imperial Beach early this morning, according to details provided by the Times of San Diego.
The incident happened at around 5:20 a.m. at an apartment building located in the 500 block of 7th Street, near Cherry Avenue.
One person died at the scene.
Ten others were displaced from their homes due to the deadly blaze.
The fire remains under investigation at this time.
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