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C# Regular expression for matching text across multiple lines

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I have the following text that i need to parse.

service xyz_1234
  ip address 111.111.111.111

  protocol tcp

  port 0000

  active

I need to match
service xyz_1234
  ip address 111.111.111.111
with a regular expression

I am having problem as the IP address is on a newline.

HEre is the regular expression I tried. It didnt work.

Regex.Match(str, @"service xyz_1234\s*\r\r\s*ip address\s*(?<ig>\w+\.\w+\.\w+\.\w+)");

Please let me know where I am going wrong.
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