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Video shows aftermath of Melvindale gas explosion

MELVINDALE, Mich. – Aerial footage showing the charred aftermath from the Melvindale explosion which occurred early Saturday morning around 3 a.m.

The explosion happened after a vehicle crashed into a DTE building in Melvindale near Allen and Greenfield roads, rupturing a gas line in the process. 

Two buildings sustained damage but no injuries were reported at the facility.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dearborn. His condition is currently unknown.