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Ackworth Building Fire Injures One
By Associated Press
ACKWORTH, Iowa (AP) - One person has been injured in a fire that damaged a storage building near Ackworth.
The Des Moines Register reports that fire crews were dispatched around 2:20 p.m. Wednesday. The blaze was fought by Carlisle, Hartford, Indianola, Milo and Pleasantville firefighters.
The property owner was injured and was taken to a hospital. The building was being used to store tractors and farm equipment.
The fire cause is being investigated.
Ackworth sits 18 miles southeast of Des Moines.