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Deputies: Gas leak causes powerful house explosion

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BOONVILLE, IN (WFIE) -

Authorities are on scene of a house explosion in Warrick County.

It happened around 4:15 Friday morning at 2622 Eby Road in Boonville.

Authorities tell us so far their investigation has shown that the explosion was caused by a gas leak that ignited.

They tell us the explosion was so powerful it knocked the house off it's foundation.

Deputies say a man in his 60's or 70's was inside the home. No word on any injuries right now.

We have a crew at the scene and we will bring you more information as soon as we get it.

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