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Two victims of Warren fire remain critical

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WARREN, Ohio - Investigators have released the names of some of the people injured when an apartment caught fire in Warren Thursday night.

The fire was first reported after 7 p.m. at the six unit, three story building on Stewart Drive.

Residents were evacuated, but some were transported to hospitals for treatment.

64-year-old Nancy Whitlow and her 44-year-old son Brian Whitlow were taken to the burn unit of Akron Children's hospital where relatives say they are on ventilators and in critical condition.

The remaining three victims were taken to Trumbull Memorial and Saint Joseph Hospitals.

27-year-old Ashley Johnson is being treated for injuries sustained after jumping from a second floor window.

Names and conditions are not available for another male and female who were hospitalized following the fire.

Brian Whitlow's two children, aged 14 and 16, were not hospitalized, and are staying with relatives.

Fire investigators are still searching for the cause of the blaze, which caused heavy damage to the structure.

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