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Red Cross Opens Shelter for Lakewood Fire Victims


The American Red Cross Mount Rainier Chapter has opened a shelter for the Lakewood apartment fire victims at Clover Park Technical College located at 2500 Steilacoom Blvd. SW in Lakewood.

Late this afternoon, a fire destroyed several units at an apartment complex located at 4801 115th St. Ct. SW in Lakewood. In the coming days, the Red Cross will provide shelter, food, clothes and other emergency relief to affected residents.

The American Red Cross is a non-profit, humanitarian agency dedicated to helping make families and communities safer at home and around the world. All disaster assistance is free, made possible by the voluntary donations of time and money from the American people. For more information, please visit

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Stephanie Schoo, 206.802.5499