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Indiana firefighter killed while battling business fire

LAPORTE COUNTY, IN (NBC) -

The body of an Indiana firefighter, killed while battling a business fire, has been recovered.

Crews in LaPorte County found the man around 1:30 a.m. local time Wednesday. He died while fighting the flames inside a pole barn at a septic pumping business.  

A second firefighter was hurt in the fire.

Witnesses report seeing two large explosions inside the barn just before 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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