Explosion destroys outbuilding on Huntington County property

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HUNTINGTON COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) — Police in Huntington County are investigating a building explosion near the town of Andrews.

Crews move debris after an explosion in an outbuilding on a property along C.R. 200 North in Huntington County on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020.

The incident happened at a property in the 6900 block of C.R. 200 North. Dispatchers told WANE 15 that there was reported building explosion on the property.

Huntington County Sheriff Chris Newton told WANE 15 there was an explosion in an unattached garage. The fire was out by 1:40 p.m., Newton said.

Investigators are not sure what led to the explosion.

An excavator was brought in to clear debris Thursday afternoon.

C.R. 200 North was closed to traffic. It was open to one lane later.

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