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Careless smoking causes small fire

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to report of smoke at 9:40 p.m. Monday in a residence on the 800 block of I Street Northeast.


It was determined that there was a small fire in the bedroom caused by careless smoking. The fire was extinguished before firefighters arrived.

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