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Dozens displaced after DeKalb County apartment fire

The fire broke out early Monday morning in Clarkston.

CLARKSTON, Ga. — DeKalb County Fire crews battled a large fire at an apartment complex in Clarkston Monday morning.

It happened around 4:25 a.m. at the Ellis Apartments on Post Oak Drive.

Clarkston Police told 11Alive 20 adults and five kids are now displaced. Thankfully, officers add that there are no injuries.

The Red Cross was on scene assisting and coordinating emergency aid to seven families, they said. They believe the number of those impacted will increase. 

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