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Several People Rescued From Burning N. Idaho Church

LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) - Three children were among those rescued from a burning church in northern Idaho.

Lewiston Fire Battalion Chief Bernie Sander says the fire at Grace Lutheran Church was reported around 2:30 a.m. Sander says emergency crews arrived to find the roof and a wing of the church engulfed in flames.

Firefighters then learned that several people were sleeping inside a church addition.

KLEW-TV reports three children were among those evacuated from the burning building.

The Lewiston Tribune reports investigators found used fireworks around the outside of the church, though the cause of the fire has yet to be determined. The blaze resulted in significant damage to the building.

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