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Dyersville police questions 2 children about garage fire

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DYERSVILLE (KWWL) -

Police in Dyersville are investigating if two children may have caused a garage fire.

It happened around 6 p.m. on Oct. 1. The fire burned a 7-car garage near an apartment building in the 500 block of 9th St. SE in Dyersville. By the time firefighters put it out, it was a total loss.

Damage is estimated at $70,000. There was also $30,000 worth of damage to the nearby apartment building.

The fire re-ignited several hours later, and was extinguished.

Two juveniles were questioned about the fire. The case has been sent to the Dubuque Co. Attorney's office, which will decide if charges will be filed.

Police say tips from citizens helped bring the case to a quick conclusion..

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