An apartment building in Raymond became engulfed in a significant blaze early Monday morning.

A third alarm was called as firefighters battled a heavy fire in a three-story apartment building off Route 27 in Raymond. The building is located within the Sunview Apartments complex, which houses multiple apartment buildings.

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Additionally, Route 27 was closed in the area early Monday morning.

It was not immediately clear whether any injuries were associated with the fire.

Raymond School District announced via Twitter that any individuals affected by the fire were welcome to shelter from the cold at Raymond High School.

Calls to the Raymond Fire Department were not immediately returned at the time of publication.

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