Fire leaves 8 people homeless

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KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) An apartment fire Tuesday left eight people without a home.

The fire broke out in the 1400 block of N. 2nd Street around 1 p.m.

Both Killeen and Fort Hood firefighters responded to the call and knocked out the flames in 30 minutes.

Damage was heaviest in two upstairs units, but everyone and their pets made it out safely.

Firefighters believe the fire began because of a cooking accident.