One person was injured in a house explosion in Elgin on Monday night, causing about $150,000 in damage, according to fire officials.
An 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.
A 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.
An Oak Lawn man is being questioned by police following an arson fire and explosion this morning that destroyed a home.
James Borg had been in medical care since the July 14 explosion that leveled 135 Southeast Circle Drive.
One person was killed when a home exploded Monday evening in a remote subdivision surrounded by Northwest Indiana farm country.
An 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 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.
Monserrate 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.
An explosion Monday morning left a house on the verge of collapsing to the ground in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood.
A two-story apartment building exploded in north suburban Skokie on Monday morning, sending flames shooting high into the air and leaving a man injured.
Nobody was injured when a house exploded Sunday afternoon on the South Side.
A house was flattened in an explosion early Sunday morning in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side and two people were critically hurt.
A house exploded in south suburban Park Forest Tuesday.
A house explosion rocked west suburban Glendale Heights this morning.
Three people were injured – one critically – when a house exploded Sunday evening on the Far South Side.