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Oskaloosa firefighter injured while battling blaze

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   OSKALOOSA, Iowa (AP) -- Authorities say a firefighter has been injured while battling a house fire in central Iowa.
   Firetrucks were dispatched around 2:15 p.m. Tuesday to the unoccupied house in Oskaloosa.
   Fire Capt. Daniel Hoy told The Oskaloosa Herald (http://bit.ly/2tq5hIU ) that the house is being renovated and said one of the firefighters tripped and fell through a hole in a floor. Hoys says the man's injury was minor, but he was taken to Mahaska Health Partnership for treatment. His name hasn't been released.
   The fire cause is being investigated.
 

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