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State Fire Marshal's Office Investigating Two Fires
JEFFERSON, Iowa (AP) - The State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating fires in a school bus and building in the central Iowa city of Jefferson.
KCCI-TV reported Tuesday investigators considered the fires suspicious.
The bus that burned was in a school district parking lot.
Jefferson Fire Chief Randy Love says the bus fire was intense when crews arrived, with windows popping out of the vehicle.
Love says the bus had been locked since Friday.
The other fire was in a 3ˆ½-story building being used to store tools. That structure was heavily damaged.