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One person is killed in reported explosion in Iowa City

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

One person is killed after a reported explosion leading to a fire in Iowa City.  Fire crews and police responded to the Hawkeye Drive Apartments, which are owned and operated by the University of Iowa.

The State Fire Marshal's Office is also on scene.  

The building houses international students at the university and some other families.  Most residents have returned to their apartments.  The victim's name has not been released.

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