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Fire Crews Investigating Explosion in Midland, Cause Still Under Investigation

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Fire crews are investigating after a call came in about an explosion at a home on the 3100 block of Delano in Midland. 

The call came in just after 9:30 p.m. Thursday night.

Neighbors reported the blast to officials.

Flames and smoke were seen coming from the house.

Officials on the scene told NewsWest 9 that the home was heavily damaged but not considered a total loss. 

An adjacent home nearby suffered some fire damage. 

Officers evacuated nearby homes and blocked off streets in the area.

Fire officials believe the fire started near a truck that was parked in the driveway of the home. 

The cause is still under investigation.

We will bring you more information as it become available. 

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