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Homeowner deep-fries turkey before Ely house fire

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LINN COUNTY (KWWL) -

Linn County authorities are investigating a house fire in Ely that started after someone tried to deep-fat fry a whole turkey.

The Linn County Sheriff's Office said it started when the homeowner was deep-fat frying a turkey.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. on Sunday in the 1600 block of Ranmar Drive in Ely.

There was extensive damage to the home. 

No one was hurt. 


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