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GARDNER, Mass. — One person was killed in an apartment fire in Gardner Tuesday night, according to fire officials.

The fire broke out at the Heywood Place housing complex Tuesday.

About 30 residents were evacuated from the building. Most of the residents are elderly and disabled, the Telegram and Gazette reported.

The name and age of the victim was not released.

The fire appears accidental, officials said. The cause is under investigation.