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One person badly hurt in SE Iowa home explosion

Chillicothe, IA- A house explosion in southeast Iowa left a resident seriously hurt. Radio Iowa reports that The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office says it received a 911 call at noon on Tuesday concerning a residence in Chillicothe. Authorities were told that the house exploded and a man needed medical...
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Man injured in Wapello County house explosion

CHILLICOTHE, Iowa (KCRG) - A man was injured in a house explosion in Wapello County on Tuesday. The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office said it happened at about noon in the 300 block of High Street in Chillicothe. An image released by the sheriff’s office shows the house having partially...
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Man airlifted to hospital after Wapello County house explosion

CHILLICOTHE, Iowa – Authorities in Wapello County are investigating after a house exploded Tuesday in the small town of Chillicothe. At noon Tuesday, the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office said it received a 911 call about a house explosion in the 300 block of High Street in Chillicothe. The caller said there was a man outside the home.
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Man injured in house explosion near Chillicothe

A house explosion in southeast Iowa left a resident seriously hurt. The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office says it received a 911 call at noon on Tuesday concerning a residence in Chillicothe. Authorities were told that the house exploded and a man needed medical assistance. Deputies arrived at the scene and found the man. He was airlifted to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
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Cause of Chillicothe, Iowa house explosion still under investigation

CHILLICOTHE, Iowa — A southeast Iowa man is recovering from serious injuries after his house exploded in Chillicothe, Iowa. Wapello County Sheriff Don Phillips confirmed Joshua Weir, 45, was airlifted to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City following Tuesday's explosion on High Street. Weir’s girlfriend,...
CHILLICOTHE, IA
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Semi driver killed in crash with grain wagon

A man from Grinnell has died and another man was injured in a wreck on a county highway near Brooklyn that involved a semi and farm equipment. The semi and a tractor were both headed north on the highway at about six o’clock last night when the semi ran into the back of a wagon being pulled by a tractor. The semi wound up on its side in the ditch. Sixty-eight-year-old Garland Alan Roth, the semi driver, was killed.
GRINNELL, IA
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One dead in crash near Brooklyn, Iowa

Meteorologist Kaj O'Mara looks at a slight rain chance on Wednesday along with freezing conditions by the end of the week. Teen charged in deadly drive-by shooting near Iowa school pleads guilty. Updated: 3 hours ago. One of the ten teens charged in a deadly drive-by shooting near an Iowa...
BROOKLYN, IA
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Chillicothe, Iowa man airlifted after home explosion

CHILLICOTHE, Iowa — A southeast Iowa man was severely burned after his home exploded in Chillicothe, Iowa. According to Wapello County Sheriff Don Phillips, they received a 911 call around noon Tuesday of a home explosion on High Street. When crews arrived, a portion of the home was nearly...
CHILLICOTHE, IA
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One dead after semi rear-ends tractor in Poweshiek County

BROOKLYN, Iowa (KCRG) - One person has died and another was injured in a crash involving a semi-truck and a tractor on Monday. In a crash report, the Poweshiek County Sheriff’s Office said it happened at about 6 p.m. in the 4400 block of County Highway V18, near Brooklyn, Iowa.