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Crop fire sends firefighter to the hospital

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Photo courtesy The Waukon Standard Photo courtesy The Waukon Standard
Photo Courtesy The Waukon Standard Photo Courtesy The Waukon Standard

ALLAMAKEE COUNTY (KWWL) -- A firefighter was hospitalized after corn stalks caught on fire about three miles west of Waukon.

A fire truck was also damaged in the fire Thursday evening. The injured firefighter was taken to Iowa City for treatment. Authorities are not releasing his name.

A burn ban was issued on Friday for Allamakee County.

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