House fire leaves one dead in Davenport

A person died following a house fire late Friday in Davenport, fire department officials reported.

A Davenport Fire Department news release said the person was found injured inside a small house in the 2300 block of W. Second St. after firefighters put out a blaze in the living room shortly after 8 p.m.

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The person died after being was taken to Genesis Medical Center East. The release did not give the individual's name, age and gender.

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There were no other injuries, it said, and the cause remains under investigation.

This article originally appeared on Des Moines Register: Fire in Davenport home leaves one dead