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Two people sustained injuries during a house fire Wednesday evening in Baker, authorities said.

East Baton Rouge Emergency Medical Services spokesman Mike Chustz said the two victims were transported to the hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. 

The fire was reported around 5 p.m. in the 8600 block of Waters Edge Avenue. 

No additional information was immediately available.

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