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Large fire spreading through Fresno County apartment building, residents evacuated

FRESNO COUNTY, California (KFSN) – A large fire broke out in an apartment building in Fresno County.

Residents living in the complex on Sherrill Street near Earl St. in Riverdale have been evacuated as crews battle the flames.

Multi-service firefighters – Fresno County Fire, Kingsburg Fire, Laton Fire, Riverdale Fire and Kings County Fire – are working hard to contain the blaze.

Fresno County Sheriff’s Deputies are also on the scene to help control traffic and keep people away as crews continue to fight the blaze.

Everyone is watching the extinguishing efforts from the opposite side.

Sherrill Street is closed between Shathem and Earl Streets.

The fire is still active and the embers from it continue to fly to nearby palm trees.

Officials are urging people to evacuate the area as they work to contain the blaze.

This story is evolving and we will continue to update it as we receive more information.

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