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UPDATE: Man in critical condition following Coralville apartment fire

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A man is in the hospital after an early morning fire at an apartment complex in Coralville.

Coralville's Fire Chief says the man received some burns and then jumped from a second-floor balcony of a Coralville apartment complex to escape the fire.

He says the started around 1 a.m. at the Eversull Square Apartments off of 4th Avenue. It took almost two hours for the fire to be contained.

The man was taken to a local hospital with severe burns and other injuries. 

The Coralville Fire Department is investigating the cause.

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