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Fire damages Iowa City apartment

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

A fire damaged an Iowa City apartment building Monday night, leaving two apartments uninhabitable.

Fire crews were called to 1001 Oakcrest Street at 8:40 p.m. Monday. Firefighters say when they arrived, a second story apartment had flames shooting from it and threatening nearby apartments. 

Crews were on the scene for two hours. People who lived in two apartments were displaced.

The damage to the building is estimated at $42,000. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Iowa City Fire Department.

 

 

 

 

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