IOWA CITY — Firefighters saved a cat during a Thursday house fire at 1630 E. Court St.
The fire, reported at 8:04 p.m., caused about $5,000 in damage.
The person who was inside the home was outside by the time firefighters arrived, the fire department said in a news release.
The fire was brought under control in nine minutes.
The cause of the fire, which caused moderate smoke damage, remains under investigation.
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