Weather Alert

Davis County Fire Leaves One Dead, One Seriously Injured

One is dead and another seriously injured following a trailer fire in Northern Davis County early Tuesday morning. First responders were called to the fire in the 11000 block of Jewel Ave. Upon arrival they found the trailer to be fully ablaze. The property is owned by 76 year old Larry Derby who was found deceased inside the residence and his wife 73 year old Marjeana Derby was transported to the Davis County hospital before being airlifted to University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City for treatment of serious burns to her body.

The fire remains under investigation at this time. Several agencies assisted at the scene.  

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