One Person Dead in Postville Fire

POSTVILLE, Iowa - An apartment fire in Postville killed one person on Wednesday morning.

Postville Fire Department responded to a fire at the 600 block of West Post Street at 10:54 a.m. Upon arrival, flames were visible through the windows and smoke rolling off the roof.

One body was recovered from the burned apartment. No details have been released about the victim.

Two other occupants in an adjacent apartment sustained minor burns.

The apartment is declared a total loss.

The fire is under investigation by the Iowa State Fire Marshal's Office.
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