ANGOLA, Ind. (WANE) — A mobile home exploded in Angola after a driver, suspected of OWI, crashed into the residence and a gas meter connected to the residence Sunday afternoon.

Angola Fire and Police departments responded to the scene around 4 p.m. on Sunday, according to a police report.

Police say the car crashed into a gas meter after turning too sharply and Nipsco was called to the scene after a gas leak was detected.

According to the police report, the mobile home that the gas meter was connected to exploded at 4:35 p.m. One officer was hit by flying debris from the explosion. That officer was transported to the hospital and later released after treatment.

Both the mobile home and car were destroyed.

The driver of the car, 66-year-old Jose Salud Gonzalez, was arrested on charges of operating while intoxicated.

The Angola Police and Fire Departments were assisted by a number of other departments including the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office and Steuben County EMS.