COLUMBUS – Columbus Division of Fire was called to the South End of Columbus when a home exploded and became fully engulfed.
According to authorities at 12:45 PM today, Columbus firefighters responded to a call on a house explosion at the 2700 block of Shelly Drive.
One occupant was pulled out of his house by neighbors after they heard a loud boom. Station 22 arrived first to find the house fully involved in flames.
Firefighters extinguish the fire quickly and transported the occupant to OSU Wexner Medical Center in stable condition.
Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of the explosion.