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An early morning fire sent firefighters to an Eldridge, Iowa manufacturer Friday.

Crews got the call around 3:00 a.m. and responded to Uniparts Olsen on LeClaire Road.

The Eldridge Fire Chief tells us the fire started in the heating system.

By the time firefighters arrived, the sprinkler system had knocked out the fire.

The building did fill with smoke, and about a dozen employees were evacuated.

There is no word at this time on a cause or on the amount of damage.