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WB Prince near Oracle reopens after fire

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Posted at 8:38 AM, Mar 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-09 12:27:40-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - A fire near Prince and Oracle that shut down westbound Prince Monday has been cleared.

Tucson Fire crews battled a blaze near the intersection.

The call came in at 7:30 a.m. from an apartment complex in the 500 block of West Prince Road. Crews, including 13 units and 20 firefighters, had the blaze under control by 7:43 a.m.

Five people were displaced by the fire and will be provided a place to stay at the complex while they make other arrangements.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The road reopened in the 9 a.m. hour.