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DEVELOPING: House Explodes in Woodbridge Township

Woodbridge Township

An explosion that ripped through a house in Woodbridge Township had emergency responders on the scene Saturday morning.

According to preliminary reports, firefighters were called to the 100 block of Vernon Way for reports of a fire with possible trapped and injured occupants.

Upon arrival, firefighters observed flames shooting from the windows of a wood framed residential home at around 10 a.m.

The house ultimately exploded during the course of the fire reports said.

Two victims suffering serious burns were airlifted to the hospital where the extent of their injuries have not been released.

Crews were able to bring the fire under control shortly before noon.

The cause is under investigation.