1 person killed, another injured in apartment fire in Asheville

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One person died and another was injured Sunday morning during an apartment fire in Asheville. 

Firefighters responded at about 6:30 a.m. to a four unit apartment building fire off of Pritchard Road, according to Asheville Fire Department. 

When firefighters arrived, the fire was in an advanced stage, according to the fire department. 

While searching the apartment, firefighters found one person who had died from their injuries.

Another resident was transported to a hosptial for their injuries, according to the fire department. 

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. The fire department will continue to investigate the cause of the fire. 

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