Two people injured after home explodes in Florissant - KMOV.com

Two people injured after home explodes in Florissant

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FLORISSANT, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Two people were injured after a home exploded in north St. Louis County Sunday afternoon.

The home is located in the 800 block of Pershall Road in Florissant. The explosion happened around 2:00 p.m. Sunday. 

Two people inside the home were taken to a local hospital for burn injuries. One of the victims is in critical condition.

Fire officials say there was a small fire after the explosion, but they were able to extinguish it quickly. 

It is unclear what caused the explosion. The investigation is ongoing. 

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