A Sioux City man is jailed in Clarion after he allegedly set a house on fire early Tuesday morning. Pat Powers reports:
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Luis Huerta-Valadez remains in custody in the Wright County Jail.
A Sioux City man has been accused of setting a fire that injured at least 11 people in Eagle Grove.
Court records say 21 year old Luis Huerta-Valadez is charged with felony first degree arson in Wright County.
Police say the house fire started about 1:15 a.m. Tuesday.
Two police officers and one firefighter were among the 11 people taken to hospitals.
Police helped some people to escape out second-story windows.
Huerta-Valadez is being held on $100-thousand dollars bond.