CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — One person is dead after an apartment building explosion in northeast Iowa.
Saturday afternoon, people at the Shady Rest Apartments in Cedar Falls heard a loud boom and then felt the complex shake. Debris flew into the parking lot.
Crews rescued 43-year-old Matt Ferleman from his apartment but he later died from his injuries.
Investigators say the explosion is likely related to a gas leak, but the exact cause has not been determined.