A house explosion in Parma Heights, OH killed one person on Saturday. At about 1:15 P.M., crews responded to reports of a house explosion on the 6300-block of Malmo Place. The blast completely leveled the house. Authorities found a body in the rubble. The Parma Fire Department had said that they were looking for an elderly man who may have been home alone when his house exploded.

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Neighbor Caitlin George told Cleveland 19 News that she was standing in her driveway at the time of the blast: “I’m standing in the driveway and it’s raining ash everywhere and I look over and there’s smoke everywhere, just pure black smoke.”

Columbia Gas cut off gas to the neighborhood on Saturday. Investigators say the explosion may have been caused by a gas leak.

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