Fire at Anna Gray High Rise

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FRANKLIN CO. -- A fire broke at the Anna Gray High Rise Saturday night causing the building to be evacuated. 

According to the West Frankfort Fire Department, a woman fell asleep with a cigarette and lit her apartment on fire. The smoke and flames then damaged most of the fourth floor.
 
Crews from several departments were brought in to help. About 10 people were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation. 
 
Many residents were allowed back inside the building later that evening.
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