Firefighters evacuate residents from Miami-Dade building fire

Residents at the Ward Towers at 22nd Avenue and 54th Street in Miami-Dade were evacuated from their homes Monday after a fire broke out in the building.

Miami-Dade officials said firefighters arrived to find visible smoke, so they evacuated the residents as a precaution.

Firefighters located the fire in a laundry room on the first floor and quickly extinguished it, officials said.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

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