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Fire destroys notable Iowa restaurant

Hornick (KWWL) - Fire has destroyed a notable Iowa restaurant.

At least eight fire crews helped battle the blaze at Main Street Cafe and Grill in Hornick.

Fire broke out around 8 a.m.Tuesday at the Cafe where scenes from the movie "Children of the Corn" were shot. Authorities say while they don't know the exact cause, they believe the fire started in the back storage area. Several people were inside the restaurant when the fire started, but everyone was able to get out safely.

Authorities believe the restaurant is a complete loss but the owners say they'll try to salvage the business.


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