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UPDATE: 1 person hospitalized after cooking fire in Duluth apartment

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DULUTH, MN -

UPDATE: One person was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out inside a high-rise apartment in Duluth.

According to the Duluth Fire Department, it happened around 7:45 p.m. Thursday at Tri-Towers Apartments.

Authorities say one person was taken to the hospital for an evaluation.

According to the fire department, it was an accidental cooking fire on the sixth floor. Damage is estimated at $20,000.

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Fire broke out inside a high-rise apartment in Duluth.

This was the scene around 7:45 Thursday night at Tri-Towers Apartments.

Crews were seen going inside and up several stories.

Our photographer on-scene says one person was taken away in an ambulance.

No word yet Thursday night on the extent of damage or how the fire started.

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