House Explosion

Deadly Morgan Park House Explosion May Be Arson: Fire Officials A man was found dead in a house explosion in Morgan Park and now investigators are trying to determine what sparked the blaze.
Police: Argument Preceded Mundelein House Explosion, FirePolice in Mundelein say a house explosion last Friday which killed a man and critically injured another - may have been no accident.
One Person Injured In Elgin House Explosion One person was injured in a house explosion in Elgin on Monday night, causing about $150,000 in damage, according to fire officials.
Elderly Woman Dies In House Explosion In StreatorAn elderly woman was killed overnight when her home was leveled by an explosion in LaSalle County. The woman’s son also was in the home at the time, but survived. Three firefighters also were hurt while helping put out the flames.
Prosecutors: Dispute With Wife Might Have Prompted Man To Blow Up HouseA heated argument with his wife and his anger over the couple’s smashed wedding photo apparently led an Oak Lawn man to burn down his house early Saturday.
Police Questioning Man In Oak Lawn House Explosion An Oak Lawn man is being questioned by police following an arson fire and explosion this morning that destroyed a home.
Missing Woman's Boyfriend Charged With Blowing Up Their HouseJames Borg had been in medical care since the July 14 explosion that leveled 135 Southeast Circle Drive.
Home Leveled, Man Killed By House Explosion In Lowell, Ind.One person was killed when a home exploded Monday evening in a remote subdivision surrounded by Northwest Indiana farm country.
Missing Woman's House Explodes In Joliet TownshipAn explosion and fire inside the home of a missing Joliet woman is being investigated as an arson, while the woman's boyfriend, who was severely burned in the incident, is the prime suspect.
No One Hurt In Calumet City House ExplosionNo ones was hurt when an explosion occurred in an abandoned house in Calumet CityA side wall completely stripped of its brick facade. A front window blown out. A back wall about to collapse. It's the aftermath of a gas explosion in Calumet City.
3 Charged In Fatal Indianapolis House ExplosionMonserrate Shirley, Mark Leonard and Bob Leonard were arrested Friday and charged with felony murder in the Nov. 10 blast, Marion County prosecutor Terry Curry said at a news conference.
Explosion Rips Through House In Auburn-Gresham NeighborhoodAn explosion Monday morning left a house on the verge of collapsing to the ground in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood.