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Unattended Candle Likely Cause Of Burlington, IA House Fire

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Fire investigators say a candle is probably to blame for Tuesday night house fire in Burlington, Iowa.

The fire broke out in the 600 block of south Gunnison St. around 9:00 p.m., December 3, 2013.

Firefighters were able to bring the fire under control in about a half hour.

There was one person in the home at the time of the fire, but the man was not injured.

The fire is being considered accidental, with an unattended candle in a bedroom being the most likely cause.