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Group Home Destroyed by Fire
Group Home Destroyed by Fire

A fire Sunday afternoon destroyed a group home for the United Cerebal Palsy organization.  The house, located on Sangamon Avenue about a mile east of the fairgrounds, was deemed a complete loss.  Residents and the house supervisor were not at home when the fire erupted just after 1pm Sunday. No one was injured in the blaze and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.