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1 killed, 1 injured in Algiers house fire

One person was killed Tuesday morning. (Source: Associated Press) One person was killed Tuesday morning. (Source: Associated Press)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A fire killed one man and sent another to the hospital early Tuesday morning in Algiers.

The New Orleans Fire Department was called to the 200 block of Leboueuf Street around 5:30 a.m.

The fire was under control by 6:09 a.m., but on person was killed. The other victim was taken to an area hospital after suffering from smoke inhalation.

An NOFD spokesperson said that more details are forthcoming.

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