Waren / Müritz (dpa / mv) - A person was killed in the fire in a one-room apartment in Waren / Müritz on Friday.

The police initially had no further information about the person.

According to the announcement, the fire broke out on the second floor of a six-story apartment building.

The person was so badly injured that she died in the hospital.

At first nothing was known about the cause of the fire.

The property damage is estimated at around 100,000 euros.

19 residents of the house had been brought to safety.

All residents were housed in other apartments.

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