Dog burned in Evansville house explosion passes away

Dog burned in Evansville house explosion passes away

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - One of the dogs burned in the house explosion on Hercules Avenue in Evansville has died.

City Council member and animal advocate Missy Mosby posted the news on Facebook.

She says a male dog was badly burned and developed pneumonia.

A female dog continues to recover.

Every one has been asking how the two dogs from the Hercules explosion are doing. It is with a very heavy heart that I...

Posted by Missy Mosby on Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Fire investigators are still trying to figure out the cause of the explosion.

It happened on Hercules Avenue in Evansville just before 9 a.m. June 27.

Kathy Woolems and Sharon Mand were killed.

Tara McKnight, Michael Kneer, and 8-year-old Jesse Woolems were hurt.

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