House explodes in Evansville

The Evansville Fire Department was called to an explosion this afternoon. The blast destroyed one home and damaged several others

The Vanderburgh County Coroner confirmed three deaths after their office arrived on the scene moments ago - two women were found dead inside

 another person died outside from injuries sustained in relation to this tragedy," said Chief Connelly during his press conference

Search operations continue but he warned us that it could be difficult due both physical obstructions within homes affected by debris plus extensive damage done throughout entire blocks

The Evansville Police Department has confirmed three deaths following an explosion on North Weinbach Avenue. The office says there were two people injured in addition to this news

it is not clear if all houses near where the blast occurred were unoccupied at time because some may have been too unstable for access