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Father, son escape apartment fire in Milwaukie

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Courtesy: Clackamas Fire District Courtesy: Clackamas Fire District
Courtesy: Clackamas Fire District Courtesy: Clackamas Fire District
MILWAUKIE, OR. (KPTV) -

A father and son escaped an apartment fire in Milwaukie, according to the Clackamas Fire District.

The fire was reported just after 11 a.m. Saturday at the Lake Crest Apartments on the 8100 block of Lake Road.

Fire crews at the scene found the first floor apartment with fire coming from the bedroom window.

There was one adult male and son were home when the fire broke out, according to the Clackamas Fire District.

According to fire crews, they were both able to escape, and the adult male was taken to the hospital as a precaution for smoke inhalation.

Fire crews said the apartment was heavily damaged, and many others in the building had smoke damage as well.

The Red Cross was called to the scene to help with people who’s apartments were affected.

Crews from Clackamas Fire District 1 and Gladstone fire were at the scene.

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