SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - Authorities said no one was injured following a home explosion and collapse in Central Sioux Falls Thursday afternoon.
Emergency crews responded to a report of a structure collapse just before 3 p.m. on the 1400 block of East Sixth Street. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue officials said a preliminary investigation indicated the collapse was due to an explosion. The walls of the home were blown out but the roof remains intact. Officials said a cause is not known at this time.
MidAmerican Energy was on the scene investigating after fire crews left.
As a precaution, neighboring homes were evacuated and several streets were closed in the area of Sixth Street and Cliff Avenue.
Two other homes adjacent to the collapsed home also appear to be impacted in the incident as well, authorities said.
Emergency units are responding to a home in central Sioux Falls following a report of a structural collapse Thursday afternoon.
Just before 3 p.m., Sioux Falls police and fire crews were called out to the 1400 block of East Sixth Street. Authorities said one home showed signs of structural damage due to an explosion. Two other homes also appear to be impacted in the incident as well, authorities said.
Sioux Falls Fire Rescue officials have confirmed no one was inside the home at the time of the collapse. Officials said the collapse's cause is not known at this time.
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