3 jump from second-floor window to escape apartment fire

PHOENIX — Three people were injured, two seriously, after jumping out a second-floor window to escape smoke and flames from a fire in an apartment, the Phoenix Fire Department said.

The people jumped before firefighters arrived and put out the fire early Tuesday morning fire, Fire Capt. Scott Douglas said in a statement..

Two families were displaced by the fire, Douglas said.

Details on the victims’ injuries weren’t released and Douglas said the cause of the fire wasn’t immediately determined.

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