Dover apartment fire sends one man to the hospital

DOVER, Del. - The Dover Fire Department says a man was severely burned in an apartment fire Tuesday afternoon at the Alder Park Apartments.

Shortly after noon, firefighters responded to building K at the apartment complex for reports of a fire, officials said. It reportedly took under an hour for firefighters to control the blaze.

Officials say one man was hospitalized for injuries sustained in the fire, while three other people were rescued during the incident.

Investigators are still attempting to pinpoint the origin of the fire, though officials say no explosion is believed to have happened.

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