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Fire damages home in Town of Burke


TOWN  OF BURKE (WKOW) -- Everyone got out safely when a house caught fire Friday night in the Town of Burke, just north of Madison.

It started around 6:30 p.m. at a home on the 4900 block of County Highway CV near the airport.

The Dane County Sheriff's Department says damage is estimated at $30,000.

Investigators say it appears the fire may have been started by discarded cigarettes on the home's back porch.

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