Man Injured in Clinton County Barn Fire

WHEATLAND, Iowa (AP) — One person has been injured in a fire that destroyed a barn in eastern Iowa.

The Quad-City Times reports that firetrucks were dispatched from Wheatland around noon Thursday. The barn had already collapsed by the time firefighters arrived.

Officials say the property owner was injured while trying to take equipment out of the burning barn.

The person was taken to Genesis Medical Center in DeWitt and then flown to Iowa City for treatment at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
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