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Submitted photo Twisted metal, icicles and scorched equipment is all that is left after a fire early Saturday at Avoca Spray Service.

Fire ravages Avoca business

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AVOCA -- An early morning fire devastated an Avoca business Saturday.

The Avoca Fire Department responded to a fire call at about 1 a.m. Saturday at Avoca Spray Service, 888 210th Ave., located on the northeast outskirts of the town.


"The main shop was already engulfed and another two buildings were on fire," said Eric Wettschreck, spokesman for the Avoca Fire Department.

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Beth Rickers
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