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Toledo apartment building catches fire twice in one night

TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Toledo fire crews battled a blaze at a vacant apartment building twice in one night.

There are no injuries.

It happened on Fifth Street in east Toledo.

The first fire was called in around 8:30 p.m. Sunday, and crews worked until after 11 p.m. to extinguish the flames.

The second fire was called in around 2:30 a.m., and crews worked through the morning.

Despite two fires, investigators say the structure of the building is sound and it will not be torn down. At least one neighbor said he was sorry to hear that and would like to see the property demolished. 

Neighbors say this is not the first time something like this has happened and they are hoping it will be the last.

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