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Man arrested in connection with three-alarm office building fire

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Posted at 5:37 PM, Jun 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-16 19:37:28-04

SALT LAKE CITY — A 37-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in connection to a three-alarm fire that burned down an office building in Salt Lake City.

The fire broke out around 2 a.m. Sunday at 1110 East Ashton Avenue.

One firefighter was injured and six residents who lived in an apartment building nearby were displaced. More than a dozen local, small businesses were located in the building.

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The 37-year-old man was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail for Aggravated Arson.

His name has not been released yet.

This is a developing story. Follow and watch FOX 13 for updates.