Authorities searching for cause after Ohio home explosion kills 1, injures another


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NEW HOLLAND, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an explosion at a house in Ohio killed one person and injured another over the weekend.

The Fayette County sheriff says the blast in New Holland was reported at about 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

Sheriff Andy Bivens said two people were inside the residence. He said one died and the other was flown to a Columbus hospital. No other injuries were reported.

No other information about the victims was immediately available. The state fire marshal’s division is investigating.

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