Gas line causes explosion at Ohio apartment after vehicle crashes into nearby home

CLEVELAND — A Cleveland apartment exploded after a vehicle crashed into a nearby home Sunday night.

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Cleveland firefighters and police officers were dispatched around 8 p.m. to the 3300 block of East 139th Street on initial reports of the explosion, according to our CBS affiliate WOIO.

The vehicle hit a home next to the apartment building.

The apartment building exploded a few minutes later.

Dispatchers say a gas line leaked causing the explosion, WOIO reports.

We will continue to provide updates on this story.

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