Fire At Beaverton Duplex Displaces Residents

BEAVERTON, Ore. — Fire raced through a Beaverton duplex early Tuesday morning, displacing four adults and a dog.

Crews with Tualatin Fire and Rescue found heavy smoke and fire on SW Jaylee Street just off 153rd Avenue around 3:30am.  Flames were traveling fast and spread from the first floor to the attic.

Everyone in both units got out safely.  They won’t be able to go back home for awhile because the damage is pretty extensive.

The cause is under investigation.

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