News: Crews discover body while fighting fire on N Marquette St

May 1, 2023
News: Crews discover body while fighting fire on N Marquette St

DAVENPORT, IA - According to KWQC, firefighters found a body while battling a fire at a vacant duplex on the 600 block of N Marquette St Tuesday.

Firefighters were dispatched to the scene around 4 p.m. The southwest corner of the building was engulfed in flames by that time.

Firefighters had put out the fire from the outside in about ten minutes. They then entered the structure and put out the fire inside the building on the second floor. They then discovered the body.

The Davenport Fire Department is investigating the incident.

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