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Firefighters Use Chainsaws to Fight Sewing Machine Fire on S. 16th Ave

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YAKIMA, WA. -- The Yakima Fire Department used chainsaws to fight a house fire on South 16th Avenue around 2 o'clock Friday afternoon. 

The owner of the house, an elderly lady, made it out of the home alright. She told NBC Right Now the fire was started by her sewing machine.

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