UPDATE: No one injured in Clark County house explosion, cause under investigation

Multiple crews responding to reported house explosion in Clark County (WKEF/WRGT)

UPDATE: Officials said there wasn't anyone inside a Clark County home when it exploded Thursday night.

Officials with the Bethel Township fire department said the only occupant of the home had been on his way out of town and wasn't close to the house when it happened.

The Bethel Township fire marshal will team up with the state fire marshal to investigate the incident.


CLARK COUNTY, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - The Clark County Sheriff's Department said crews are responding to reports of a house explosion on Lower Valley Pike.

Dispatchers confirmed there was an explosion, but have not said if anyone was inside at the time of the incident. Our crew on scene said the house was leveled.

This is a developing news story and will be updated.

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