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Fire blamed on potential electrical issue

Published On: Feb 11 2013 07:46:52 AM CST
Updated On: Feb 11 2013 07:53:52 AM CST
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CHRISTIANA TOWNSHIP, Wis. -

A fire that damaged a home in Christiana Township is being blamed on a potential electrical issue, according to the Dane County Sheriff’s Office.

Cambridge firefighters were called to 1688 Hammen Dr. at 7:54 p.m. Sunday for a report of a house fire. The house sustained fire and smoke damage on the second floor and water damage on the first floor.

Damage to the home is estimated at $50,000. The family was able to evacuate safely.

Investigators believe the fire started on the second floor.

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