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Fire damages building in Buchanan Co.

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Smoke could be seen for miles after a building caught fire Saturday afternoon in the 2100 block of Lucas Avenue just east of Independence.

It happened around 5:3 Saturday afternoon. Fire departments from Independence, Jesup, Winthrop and Quasqueton responded to the scene along with Area Ambulance Service. 

It is not clear what sparked the fire. It did, however, damage a machine shed with farm equipment and vehicles inside of it. The State Fire Marshal has been called in to investigate. No reports of anyone getting hurt. 

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