By: KDKA-TV’s Jessica Guay
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. (KDKA) — A mobile home in Westmoreland County was destroyed by a fire and explosion.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Riot Suspect, Jordan Erdos, Sentenced To 6-12 Months In Jail
The fire and explosion happened Thursday in Sewickley Township on the 100 block of Sutersville Road. Fire officials say there were multiple reports of explosions.
Officials believe one oxygen tank exploded inside the home. Officials believe a second oxygen tank was inside but they cannot locate it.READ MORE: Defense Rests Without Putting Sheldon Jeter On Stand, Lawyers Present Closing Arguments
The Lowber Volunteer Fire Department chief said when crews arrived after 7:30 p.m., the home was fully involved.
The man who lives in the mobile home was not home at the time of the fire. The Red Cross will assist him.MORE NEWS: Police: Idaho Man Suspected In Multistate Crime Spree, Including Armed Robberies In Pittsburgh Area, Arrested In State Of Indiana
Officials are investigating.