Dog dies, home destroyed after fire in Cedar Rapids

photo courtesy Kenny Demmel

A home was destroyed and a dog was killed in a fire in a Cedar Rapids manufactured home community.

The Cedar Rapids Fire Department was called to the fire at Prairie Oaks at 9:46 a.m. When they arrived, the home was engulfed in flames.

The fire was under control within about a half hour, but the home is a complete loss.

The person living inside was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

The cause of the fire is still being investigated.

This story is developing and will be updated.

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