Explosion destroys house of Deep River man interviewed during Tibbetts case

POWESHIEK COUNTY, Iowa- An explosion has leveled a home, owned by a man who's name came up during the Molly Tibbetts investigation.

Crews were called to a home at 2161 470th Street near Deep River this (Thursday) morning. The home is owned by Wayne Cheney, whom authorities talked with as they investigated the disappearance last year of TIbbetts. Cheney was cleared of any involvement in the case.

One person was injured in today's explosion, and taken to the hospital.

Authorities are not identifying the victim at this time.


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