Waterloo Iowa fire sends man to the hospital

Posted on Feb 10, 2014

Fire injures 2: 1 taken to hospital

WATERLOO, Iowa —One man was hospitalized and another suffered less serious injuries in a house fire in Waterloo.
The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports firefighters were called to the fire late Friday and found flames in a basement.

Battalion Chief Michael Moore says one man had burns on his arms and had inhaled smoke. He was taken to a hospital, where his injuries weren't believed to be life-threatening.

Medics treated another man, but he wasn't taken to a hospital.

Firefighters rescued two dogs from the house.

The cause of the fire hasn't been determined.

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Steve Lombardi
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