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Chief: 2 People, 1 Dog Escape Maple Grove House Fire

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) -- A car fire in a garage spread to a Maple Grove home Wednesday evening.

Maple Grove House Fire
(credit: CBS)

Fire Chief Scott Anderson said the fire was at a home on the 8900 block of Sycamore Lane.

Maple Grove House Fire
(credit: Chuck Holien)

The car fire spread to other vehicles in the garage before spreading to the ceiling, and then the home connected to it.

Maple Grove House Fire
(credit: Chuck Holien)

Two people and one dog were home at the time, but all made it out safely. No one was injured.

Traffic Cam Of Maple Grove House Fire
Fire seen from MnDOT cameras. (credit: MnDOT)

Anderson says the damage is substantial, and the home will likely be uninhabitable for several weeks as it is rebuilt.


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