Blaze injures 2 firefighters, displaces 19 in Lebanon

Two firefighters were injured in a two-alarm apartment fire in Lebanon.

Firefighters were called to the building on the 200 block of North 8th Street around 6:30 p.m. Thursday. They said an electrical problem sparked the fire on the second floor. It took them about 30 minutes to get the fire under control.

Officials said 19 people from the 25-unit building were displaced. The injured firefighters are expected to recover.

The building is now condemned.

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