Home considered total loss after explosion

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR(KAIT) – Two people in Craighead County have made their way to safety after afire quickly spread throughout their home.

According to firefighters,reports of an explosion came in around 3:45 a.m., and emergency crews were immediatelydispatched to a house on Craighead County Road 772.

While the fire itself wasextinguished quickly, fire crews are staying nearby to deal with flare ups inthe woods near the home because of the dry weather.

No one was injured in thefire.

Crews on scene say thehome is a total loss and that the cause of the fire is under investigation.

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