Candle Sparks House Fire in Waterloo

by Ben Hoppenworth, KCRG-TV9

WATERLOO, Iowa - Fire officials in Waterloo say a candle is to blame for a house fire Saturday night. They say the fire started at a home on the 1100 block of Williston Avenue just after 9:00 P.M.

Investigators say a candle lit a nearby curtain on fire. Flames then spread to the wood framing around a window, causing minor damage.

Officials say no one was hurt in the fire.

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