A Thursday (Oct. 6) night fire caused over $200,000 in damage to a duplex in Bismarck.

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The call came in about 8 p.m. as the Bismarck Fire Department responded to a house fire on Koch Drive. 5 children were home when the fire started but were able to get out of harm’s way.

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It took about 25 minutes to get the fire under control. The cause of the fire has yet to be determine.