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Father, Son Die in Port Hueneme Apartment Fire

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    Apartment Fire Kills Port Hueneme Father and Son

    An apartment complex fire killed a father and his young son early Friday morning. The cause of the blaze is not yet known. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. (Published Friday, Feb. 24, 2017)

    A fire at an apartment complex killed a father and son early Friday in Port Hueneme.

    Ventura County firefighters responded to a fire at 4:10 a.m. at an upper unit of an apartment complex in the 200 block of East C Street, authorities said.

    A mother and daughter who lived in the unit escaped, Ventura County Fire authorities said. The father and son died in the blaze.

    The fire ravaged the second story apartment unit and more of the apartment building before the fire was knocked down at 4:25 a.m.

    Father, Son Killed in Port Hueneme Apartment Fire

    [LA] Father, Son Killed in Port Hueneme Apartment Fire

    Although two family members escaped, a father and son died after a fire burned the family's apartment in Port Hueneme Friday morning. Gordon Tokumatsu reports live for NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017.

    (Published Friday, Feb. 24, 2017)

    Carlos Milan, who lives directly below the family's unit, said he was able to get out with his dog and a blanket.

    Ventura fire officials said the cause of the fire was still unknown. It was not immediately clear if there were alarms and sprinklers inside.

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