Fire crews respond to reported house explosion in Warren

Cause of the explosion unknown

Authorities in Warren are dealing with the aftermath of a suspected house explosion Sunday evening.

WARREN, Mich. – Authorities in Warren are dealing with the aftermath of a suspected house explosion Sunday evening.

It happened at a residence on Villa Pointe Drive, near Schoenherr Road.

Update: 1 dead, multiple residences damaged in Warren house explosion

Consumers Energy said the gas was shut off its crews investigated. The company said they couldn’t find any evidence of leaks and don’t believe it could have been a gas explosion. The cause of the explosion is still unknown.

According to the Warren Fire Department, the body of a man was found in a basement, buried with debris.

Further details were not released at the time.

Stay with ClickOnDetroit for updates on this developing story.

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Fire crews respond to reported house explosion in Warren on July 4, 2021. (WDIV)
Fire crews respond to reported house explosion in Warren on July 4, 2021. (WDIV)
Fire crews respond to reported house explosion in Warren on July 4, 2021. (WDIV)
Fire crews respond to reported house explosion in Warren on July 4, 2021. (WDIV)

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