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Mobile home explosion reported on CR 742

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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

9:26 p.m. UPDATE: An explosion at a Craighead County home was still under investigation Wednesday night as a witness discussed the explosion with Region 8 News.    

"All I know is that I was in the house, and I heard two faint explosions I thought they were gun shots and then they sort of shook my house. It was so loud," Kelly Gibson said. 


1:07 p.m. UPDATE: Officials say no one was injured in the explosion that destroyed a mobile home.

Multiple fire departments responded to the scene around noon after receiving two reports of an explosion.

By 1 p.m. crews had doused the flames and were clearing the scene. 

Region 8 News will have more on this story at 5.


Jonesboro Police and Fire Dispatch says crews are responding to a possible mobile home explosion on County Road 742, just off Highway 141.

There have been two reported explosions, according to dispatch.

Region 8 News has a crew on the way and will have more information as details emerge. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute updates.

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