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Faulty cord may have caused Solon grocery fire

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SOLON (KWWL)-- Fire investigators say a fautly soda cooler cord likely caused a fire that damaged the interior of the only grocery store in Solon.

Officials estimate that the fire caused $1 million in damage to Sam's Main Street Market.

The fire started early Friday morning.

The store's owner, Sam Lensing, says he hopes to reopen, although he can't be certain when.

Online Executive Producer Nate Leding

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