Apartment goes up in flames before exploding - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

2 escape house fire before explosion

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(WMC-TV) – Two people escaped an apartment fire just before something exploded inside. The fire happened on the 1000 block of Doctor Hollis F. Price St. around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

A mother and her adult son were inside and both made it out safely.

Just as firefighters began searching the inside, the explosion happened. This caused the windows to blow out, and rattled the building.

The fire and explosion are being investigated.

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