Three explosions cause fire in Erlanger home

Updated: Mar. 3, 2019 at 9:31 PM EST
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ERLANGER, KY (FOX19) - Police are investigating after a fire broke out in the 400 block of Locust Street in Erlanger.

Dispatchers first responded to the scene after receiving a call about an explosion in a home, police say.

The first crews to arrive on the scene witnessed another explosion, said Erlanger Fire Chief Todd Whitaker.

There were a total of 3 explosions in the home, according to Chief Whitaker.

The fire started after the explosion, according to a Kenton County Dispatcher.

Three people were taken to the hospital, according to the Chief Whitaker. He did not know the extent of their injuries.

Chief Whitaker says it will be a long night for their crews and that they are still investigating what caused the explosions.

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