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Hog Confinement Fires Injure Two.

Posted on 14 February 2011 by KWBG

OGDEN, Iowa—Boone County authorities report that two people were injured in flash fires that occurred at a hog confinement located north of Ogden. The fires occurred last Thursday and Friday mornings. The confinement is on property owned by Tom and Raechel Hollingshead. The more serious injuries occurred Friday when Adrian Romero-Cadena was flown from the scene to a Des Moines hospital for treatment of burns to his hands and face. Authorities have not confirmed if Romero-Cadena has been transferred to University Hospitals in Iowa City. The cause of the flash fires was not identified.

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