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Two Dead In Southern Illinois House Explosion

INA, Ill. (AP)- Authorities say an elderly couple died in a house explosion in the southern Illinois town of Ina.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified them as Byford and Wastina Campbell, both 87 years old. 117 more words


Man Escapes with Minor Injuries After House Explosion

GREENE TOWNSHIP — A man escaped with minor injuries after an explosion at his house blew out walls and part of his roof.

The blast happened just before 8 p.m. 120 more words


Propane Leak Suspected In NH House Explosion

DANVILLE, N.H. (CBS) – An explosion ruined a historic house in Danville, N.H., on Monday night.

Part of the home is off of its foundation, windows are blown out, and the side of the home was ripped away. 365 more words


Raritan Home Damaged In Natural Gas Explosion

RARITAN, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – No one was injured in a natural gas explosion at a home in Raritan Township.

Friday morning’s blast blew out the windows and caused a minor fire. 115 more words


Clues point to arson in South KC house explosion

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police confirm that the explosion that leveled a South Kansas City house Wednesday night was not caused by a gas explosion and is instead being investigated as a crime. 251 more words


One Person Injured In Elgin House Explosion

UPDATED: 9/16/2014 10:25 a.m.

ELGIN (CBS) — One person was injured in a house explosion in Elgin on Monday night, causing about $150,000 in damage, according to fire officials. 268 more words


Elderly Woman Dies In House Explosion In Streator

Updated 09/02/14 – 11:13 a.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) – An elderly woman was killed overnight when her home was leveled by an explosion in LaSalle County. 480 more words