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6 injured in Southern Iowa home explosion

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CENTERVILLE (KWWL)--Six people, including five firefighters, have been injured in a Centerville house explosion.

The police chief says crews were called to the home Sunday morning after an electrical transformer blew. He says while fire fighters were trying to extinguish the fire, the house exploded.

Authorities say none of the injuries appear to be life-threatening.

They suspect the blast was caused by natural gas.

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