NORTHFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A tragic house explosion in Northfield Township, Michigan has left four people dead and two others injured, according to local police. The blast, which occurred about 45 miles west of Detroit, completely destroyed the structure, leaving only the basement remaining. The explosion was so powerful that it could be heard up to 9 miles away, and debris was scattered onto a nearby highway.
Northfield Township Police Lieutenant David Powell confirmed that neighboring homes were not damaged in the explosion, but six people were inside the home at the time. Four individuals were found deceased at the scene, while the remaining two were rushed to the hospital in critical condition. It was unclear whether the victims were related, and authorities have yet to determine the cause of the explosion.
As investigations continue, authorities have not been able to provide any further information regarding the incident. The Northfield Township police have not responded to requests for additional details.
In summary, a devastating house explosion in Northfield Township, Michigan has claimed four lives and left two others seriously injured. The cause of the explosion is still unknown, and authorities are working to gather more information in the aftermath of the tragedy.