ROCKFORD, Ill. — One person was killed and two people were seriously injured Tuesday when a building exploded in Rockford, authorities said.
It’s unclear what caused the fire, the Rockford Register Star reported. In addition to the building that was destroyed, a neighboring residence also caught fire, the newspaper reported.
Gasoline lines were cut off to surrounding homes as a precaution, the television station reported.
Fire crews are investigating, WIFR reported.
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