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Iowa City Fire Department responds to kitchen fire in apartment building

A Cedar Rapids fire truck drives down First Avenue NE as they respond to a call in Cedar Rapids on Friday, April 11, 2014. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette-KCRG TV9)
A Cedar Rapids fire truck drives down First Avenue NE as they respond to a call in Cedar Rapids on Friday, April 11, 2014. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette-KCRG TV9)

The Iowa City Fire Department is repretedly investigating a fire in an apartment building in Iowa City.

According to a report from the Iowa City Fire Department, firefighters responded to a report of kitchen fire at 400 Bjaysville Lane on Saturday, December 1, at 7:25 a.m.. Sixteen firefighters reportedly extinguished the fire in approximately 5 minutes. No injuries were reported.

The Iowa City Fire Department was assisted by the Iowa City Police Department, Johnson County Ambulance Service, Johnson County Emergency Communication Center, and Mid-American Energy.

For more information, contact the on-duty battalion chief at 319-356-5255

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