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Southern Indiana home explosion leaves 1 dead

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Posted at 9:22 PM, Jan 22, 2024
and last updated 2024-01-24 15:33:13-05

DUBOIS COUNTY — Indiana State Police troopers responded to a large home explosion in southern Indiana that killed one person on Monday night.

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According to a recent social media post from the ISP Jasper Post, multiple units were on scene of the house explosion in Dubois County.

The explosion was reportedly heard ten miles away and homes within a half a mile were also damaged.

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The Indiana Department of Homeland Security confirmed one person has died as a result of the explosion. The Dubois County coroner will be conducting an autopsy.

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Anyone who experienced damage due to the event can report it by calling 211 or 866-211-9966.