Fire damages apartments, displaces 11 residents

An apartment fire near the UNLV campus displaced 11 people Thursday night.

Clark County firefighters responded to 1161 Maryland Circle, near Flamingo Road and Maryland Parkway, about 11:30 p.m.

The fire was coming from a second-story unit, which as badly damaged by the blaze. Two other apartments were damaged by smoke and water, firefighters said.

A dog died in the fire. No injuries were reported. Damage was estimated at $100,000.

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