New video shows moment house exploded in Plum Borough

PLUM BOROUGH, Pa. — New video given to Channel 11 shows the moment a house exploded in Plum Borough.

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According to officials, the explosion happened at around 10:23 a.m. Saturday on Rustic Ridge Drive and Brookside Drive.

The video shows Ring doorbell footage of the blast that blew out windows and doors throughout the neighborhood. Debris can be seen flying into yards and homes.

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Six people died in the explosion.

Multiple houses were completely leveled with debris spilling onto the lawn. Over a dozen homes were damaged in the blast.

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Officials say three people were hurt in the explosion. One later died at the hospital, sources told Channel 11. Two who were taken to the hospital in stable condition have since been released.

This is the second house explosion in Plum in less than two years.

Last April, a house exploded on Hialeah Drive. Five people were hospitalized.

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