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Residents escape Kenosha County apartment fire

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TOWN OF SALEM (WKOW) -- Fire ripped through a 16-unit apartment building in Kenosha County around 4:00 Friday morning.

An 81-year-old deaf man was rescued from his apartment and more than two dozen residents were able to safely escape the building before it was destroyed.  

The Salem Fire Department was assisted by firefighters in Kenosha and Racine Counties, as well as Illinois counties of Lake and McHenry.

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