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  • Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette Huntington firefighters clean up after a house fire from an explosion 935 Leopold St. in Huntington.

Thursday, December 07, 2017 11:50 am

1 hurt in Huntington home explosion

MATTHEW LEBLANC | The Journal Gazette

One person was injured in a home explosion this morning in Huntington.

Fire Chief Tim Albertson said firefighters were called around 6 a.m. to the intersection of Leopold and Second streets, where a home was in flames. He said it took crews about 15 minutes to get the fire under control. 

A person inside the home was taken to a local hospital.

The cause of the explosion is under investigation.

For more on this story, see Friday's print edition of The Journal Gazette or visit www.journalgazette.net after 1 a.m. Friday.

mleblanc@jg.net