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Mulberry Duplex Evacuated After Fire Ignites in Kitchen

A Mulberry duplex is evacuated after a fire ignites in the kitchen

A Mulberry duplex is evacuated after a fire ignites in the kitchen.

Fire officials say they were able to respond quickly and keep the damage secluded to just one side of the duplex.

They say the fire was caused by an electrical short in the kitchen and spread to connecting rooms.

As for what actually shorted out, Mulberry Fire Chief Steve Steinsiek says it's hard to pinpoint the electrical culprit.