Fire at Hwy 218 Just North of Melrose Ioaw City July 4th 355 pm 2012

FIRE IN WOODED AREA IOWA CITY

Fire Today about 3:55pm off 218 and Melrose Ave. between Camp cardinal road. Coral and Iowa City Responded with 4 minutes. Look stop under under control at 4:17pm. Possible cause by High speed chase of Motorcycles and state police off 218 and Melerose and then back off Melrose and onto 218 North bound just prior to fire.

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MTown says ... on Thursday, Jul 5 at 5:54 AM

Any more details on this? We drove by a fire along Hwy 218 as they were trying to put it out. Then an about 1/2-1 mile further north there were a bunch of emergency vehicles and it looked like they were trying to revive someone.

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