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ADDISON (CBSDFW) – Firefighters were busy early Monday morning fighting an apartment fire that was likely started by a lightning strike.

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According to the Addison Fire Department, residents at the Bent Tree Brook Apartments, just west of the Dallas North Tollway, reported a lightning strike followed by the smell of smoke around 3:00am.

Firefighters from Carrollton and Farmers Branch were called to the scene to assist.

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According to officials, everyone was able to get out safely, there were no reported injuries.

The Red Cross is helping displaced residents.

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