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Fire damages Fox Lake business

FOX LAKE – A fire Saturday morning at a Fox Lake business caused about $90,000 worth the damage, according to the Fox Lake Fire Department.

Crews were called to Furniture Doctor, 34 E. Grand Ave., at around 1:45 a.m. Saturday for a report of a structure fire, fire officials said. Firefighters arrived to find smoke coming from the rear of the one-story, brick building.

It took firefighters around 15 minutes to bring the fire under control.

No one was injured, and nobody was in the business at the time of the incident.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Members of the Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District assisted with the blaze.

— Lawerence Synett

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