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UPDATE: Woman escapes Wausau fire

WAUSAU (WAOW) -- The Wausau Fire Department says a woman escaped a house fire in the 700 block of Washington Street Tuesday morning. 

The woman was cooking french fries when the kitchen fire started, according to Battalion Chief Doug Beula.

Fire investigators believe the fire was grease related.

Wausau firefighters did rescue a dog.

There is smoke damage to the first floor of the home and fire damage to the kitchen, said Beula.

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