ALOHA, Ore. – Three families were displaced after a fire burned three homes in Aloha on Thursday afternoon.
A man was injured in the fire after he went into a house to get some belongings, firefighters said. His injuries were minor and he did not go to a hospital. A fire spokesperson initially told KGW there were reports that a child was injured, but that was not the case.
Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue responded to the 1400 block of Southwest Fritz Place. Three homes were involved and crews called for more backup and resources.
TVF&R chief Mike Duyck tweeted that crews quickly knocked the fire down.
It’s unclear how the fire started.
Washington County sheriff's deputies helped people evacuate neighboring homes.
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