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Hull Street fire

Hull Street fire

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – There were some tense moments Sunday night for folks living in an apartment building in Richmond.

Richmond fire crews responded to the blaze that broke out very close to an apartment building in the city. It happened in the 1400 block of Hull Street in Richmond.

Sources told a CBS 6 crew on the scene that a dumpster caught fire behind the apartment building and was quickly extinguished by firefighters.

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