Clive house fire destroys firefighter’s home

CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — A fire in the Des Moines suburb of Clive has destroyed the home of a firefighter who was at work when the blaze broke out. The fire was reported early Saturday while Lt. Gerrit Foreman was at work at the Windsor Heights Fire Department. Foreman, a firefighter, and paramedic splits his time between Clive and Windsor Heights. Foreman’s wife and two of their children escaped the fire but the blaze destroyed their home.