Three injured in Colorado Springs apartment fire


Several families are displaced and three people were injured in an apartment fire in eastern Colorado Springs Monday. 

It happened around 5:30 p.m. at the Village at Lionstone Apartments near Murray Boulevard and Platte Avenue. 

Three people were treated for minor injuries. 

Firefighters said all 12 units in one building and two units in an adjacent building were destroyed. Eleven of the 14 units were occupied at the time of the fire. 

A total of 41 people, including three children, were displaced. 

It is still unknown how the fire started. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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