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>> The breaking news alert.

>> The breaking news alert. ♪

Breaking news this afternoon

Breaking news this afternoon and apartments an entire

Breaking news this afternoon and apartments an entire apartment building destroyed in

and apartments an entire apartment building destroyed in a fire on the

apartment building destroyed in a fire on the south side. Firefighters were

a fire on the south side. Firefighters were called to the complex on

south side. Firefighters were called to the complex on paradise Island Boulevard

called to the complex on paradise Island Boulevard around 1245. The Fire

paradise Island Boulevard around 1245. The Fire Department called the fire

around 1245. The Fire Department called the fire under control at 2.30

Department called the fire under control at 2.30 news 4 Jax reporter Allyson

under control at 2.30 news 4 Jax reporter Allyson Henning joins us live from the

news 4 Jax reporter Allyson Henning joins us live from the

Henning joins us live from thecomplex 1000 was anyone hurt.

complex 1000 was anyone hurt. >> Were told that everyone who

complex 1000 was anyone hurt. >> Were told that everyone who lived in the building here

>> Were told that everyone who lived in the building here behind me did make it out safe,

lived in the building here behind me did make it out safe, but we are told that one

behind me did make it out safe, but we are told that one firefighter was taken to the

but we are told that one firefighter was taken to the hospital after being hit by

firefighter was taken to the hospital after being hit by some sort of falling object

hospital after being hit by some sort of falling object want to be a live look at what

some sort of falling object want to be a live look at what were looking at right now this

want to be a live look at what were looking at right now this is as close as we are able to

were looking at right now this is as close as we are able to get to this building you can

is as close as we are able to get to this building you can see the tape still up

get to this building you can see the tape still up firefighters still on scene

see the tape still up firefighters still on scene taking a look at the top of the

firefighters still on scene taking a look at the top of the building you can see the roof

taking a look at the top of the building you can see the roof here caved in as for pets

building you can see the roof here caved in as for pets inside the building. Were told

here caved in as for pets inside the building. Were told a dog and a cat have been

inside the building. Were told a dog and a cat have been rescued from the building so

a dog and a cat have been rescued from the building so far alive we want to show you

rescued from the building so far alive we want to show you video from jfrd when they first

far alive we want to show you video from jfrd when they first arrived on scene you can see

video from jfrd when they first arrived on scene you can see smoke billowing into

arrived on scene you can see smoke billowing into the sky and bright orange

smoke billowing into the sky and bright orange flames shooting out of the top

the sky and bright orange flames shooting out of the top of the apartment building is

flames shooting out of the top of the apartment building is believed that the fire started

of the apartment building is believed that the fire started toward the back of the

believed that the fire started toward the back of the building, 70 firefighters

toward the back of the building, 70 firefighters attacked the flames from above

building, 70 firefighters attacked the flames from above shooting water into the

attacked the flames from above shooting water into the building you can see the roof

shooting water into the building you can see the roof caved in jfrd says it all 20

building you can see the roof caved in jfrd says it all 20 units in the building are

caved in jfrd says it all 20 units in the building are destroyed and unlivable

units in the building are destroyed and unlivable we spoke with 2 young men who

destroyed and unlivable we spoke with 2 young men who jumped in to help before

we spoke with 2 young men who jumped in to help before firefighters arrived on scene

jumped in to help before firefighters arrived on scene they saw heavy smoke and new

firefighters arrived on scene they saw heavy smoke and new something wasnt right. Within

they saw heavy smoke and new something wasnt right. Within the whole apartment the complex

something wasnt right. Within the whole apartment the complex and been on every door.

the whole apartment the complex and been on every door. >> And it started getting

and been on every door. >> And it started getting bigger as soon as we got the

>> And it started getting bigger as soon as we got the stairs we knocked on the door

bigger as soon as we got the stairs we knocked on the door and nobody was answering and

stairs we knocked on the door and nobody was answering and then we went to the back of the

and nobody was answering and then we went to the back of the apartments in a fire coming up

then we went to the back of the apartments in a fire coming up the porch

apartments in a fire coming up the porch and once we couldnt get into

the porch and once we couldnt get into the door we just pulled the

and once we couldnt get into the door we just pulled the fire alarm because no firearms

the door we just pulled the fire alarm because no firearms were all.

>> And there are several

>> And there are several families who have lost

>> And there are several families who have lost everything in this fire.

families who have lost everything in this fire. The Red Cross has been out here

everything in this fire. The Red Cross has been out here for several hours helping those

The Red Cross has been out here for several hours helping those families in fact they did just

for several hours helping those families in fact they did just see another vehicle pulling up

families in fact they did just see another vehicle pulling up with volunteers from the Red

see another vehicle pulling up with volunteers from the Red Cross as for how the fire

with volunteers from the Red Cross as for how the fire started it will be up to the

Cross as for how the fire started it will be up to the state fire marshal to make that

started it will be up to the state fire marshal to make that determination. They are still

state fire marshal to make that determination. They are still on scene right now of course

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