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Two elderly victims of Arlington fire identified

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ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Arlington officials have identified two women who died in a house fire.

Officials said Tuesday that 73-year-old Yvonne Barrie and 77-year-old Bobbie Nelson Goins died in the March 15 fire on South Langley Street.

Around 80 firefighters from three jurisdictions battled the two-alarm blaze. One firefighter was hospitalized for smoke inhalation.

The fire caused $550,000 in damage.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.

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