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Fire labeled accidental in Normal

Mon, 28 Jan 2013 17:56:56 CST
By: Charlie Schlenker

Normal Fire Department investigators say the cause of a fire at #19 Payne Place is accidental. The January 24th blaze originated on a countertop on the south wall of the kitchen. Investigators say a kitchen appliance failed and sparked the flames that destroyed the residence. They say they are not sure what kind of applicance because there is nothing left of it.

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