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Car crashes into apartment building, sparking fire

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MILWAUKEE —Milwaukee police say three people suffered minor injuries when a car crashed into an apartment building, bursting into flames. The crash happened near 60th Street and Green Tree Road shortly after 1 a.m.

Witnesses helped the driver get out of the car. Police say that driver and two people living in the unit the car hit suffered minor injuries.

The building has been condemned. The Red Cross is helping 16 people who are displaced.

Police tell WISN 12 News the car's driver is facing basic driving charges now. They are investigating witness claims that the car was street racing before the crash.

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