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Child hurt in St. Lucie County house fire

A young child was airlifted to Orlando Regional Medical Center Monday afternoon after a house fire in Fort Pierce, according to the St. Lucie County Fire District.

The blaze happened in the 1300 block of North 32nd Street.

The residents were storing aerosol cans in the broiler at the bottom or an older oven when the cans exploded and blew off the oven door, according to the fire chief.

A wall of fire injured the child who is between 18 months and 2 years of age.

The child’s condition is not available.

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