Three injured following house explosion in Blue Springs

  • Source: WDAF-TV FOX 4 Kansas City
  • Published: 09/18/2023 12:00 AM

VIDEO: The Blue Springs Police Department is investigating a house explosion in Blue Springs, Missouri Friday that has left three people seriously injured. The incident was reported just before 2 p.m. in the area of E. Pink Hill Road and NE Jellison Road. Police say three people were hurt, two possibly in critical condition. Neighbors tell FOX4 the couple who lives in the home are older, around retirement age. The Central Jackson County Fire Protection District is also helping with the investigation and the State Fire Marshal and OSHA have been called to assist. As of 3:30 p.m., Central Jackson County Fire Assistant Chief Chip Portz tells FOX4 the fire is no longer active but they will remain on scene for several house. The house looks to be a total loss and right now it’s unclear if investigators will even be able to get inside.


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