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updated 5:07 PM UTC, Nov 17, 2017

Two Hurt In Montello House Explosion

  • Written by Wheeler News
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(Montello, WI) -- Two people are expected to recover, after a house they were in exploded in south central Wisconsin.

The home was destroyed in the incident, reported about 8:30 Sunday morning near Montello in Marquette County. Sheriff Kim Gaffney says the two victims were able to get out of the house, and they were taken to a Portage hospital with non life threatening injuries. Reports say there might have been a gas leak, and sheriff's and fire investigators are trying to figure out what happened.

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