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Lightning strike possible cause of apartment fire

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  EDGERTON, Wis. (AP) -- Fire officials say lightning may have ignited the blaze that damaged a senior living facility in Edgerton.

   More than 30 people have been displaced by Monday's fire at the Edgewood Glen senior apartment building. Firefighters say smoke and flames were coming from the roof of the 21-unit building when they arrived.

   WISC-TV (http://bit.ly/JrQFX2 ) says the Red Cross is assisting displaced residents.

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   Information from: WISC-TV, http://www.channel3000.com

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