Burlington fire impacts 3 businesses

Published: Oct. 26, 2022 at 9:31 PM CDT
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BURLINGTON, Iowa (KWQC) - Three businesses were impacted by a fire that broke out Wednesday afternoon.

Burlington and West Burlington firefighters were called at 4:36 p.m. to a fire at Bent River Brewing, 500 Jefferson St., for a report of smoke coming up through their floor, according to a media release.

Firefighters arrived one minute later and found smoke coming from the front of DeLuxe Aesthetics, 506 Jefferson St. Firefighters forced entry into the business and located a fire just under the floor of the front display window, according to the release.

Firefighters were able to confine the fire to this area, but smoke had traveled throughout the business and into the two adjoining businesses.

DeLuxe Aesthetics was closed at the time of the fire. No injuries were reported, according to the release.

Damage estimates are still being assessed, and the property is insured. The cause of the fire is under investigation, according to the release.

Firefighters were on the scene until just before 8 p.m., according to the release.