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Grill blamed for Coralville duplex fire


CORALVILLE (KWWL)-- Fire crews say a hot grill may be the reason a fire destroyed an duplex unit in Coralville.

Coralville Police say the grill was on a wooden deck of the unit on Southridge Drive when it caught fire around 2 a.m. Sunday.

One of the units was destroyed and a neighboring unit had smoke damage.

Fire officials say no one was injured.   It took five hours to put out the blaze.

The American Red Cross is assisting the displaced families

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