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Fatal crash, fire at Fort Pierce apartments

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The St. Lucie County Fire Rescue responded to an apartment building fire in Fort Pierce around 12:50 p.m. on Tuesday.

Fire rescue crews discovered a car had crashed into the multi-unit apartment building in the 400 block of Palm Ave, killing the driver. 

Police say the driver purposely drove the car into the building. His identity has not been released. 

Thirteen adults and five children are being assisted by Red Cross.

Fire rescue, Fort Pierce Police Department and the State Fire Marshal Office are investigating.

Check back for updates.

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