Crews battle blaze in Bel Aire

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At least one person suffered critical injuries in a duplex fire in Bel Aire.

Fire crews from Sedgwick County Fire District One and the Wichita Fire Department responded to the scene just after 8:30 Saturday night.

No one was inside the home when crews arrived. Sedgwick County Dispatch tells KSN-TV that multiple people were taken to the hospital. Two animals perished in the blaze.

The fire was brought under control shortly before 10 p.m. There's no word on what started the fire and a damage estimate is not yet available.