Historic Scott City House Damaged by Explosion

AUGUST 10, 2006 - Posted at 3:26 p.m. CDT

SCOTT CITY, MO - An explosion destroys the second floor of a nearly 100-year-old home in Scott City.

No one was hurt in the explosion that happened this morning.  Owner Mark McClellan was able to rescue his dog from inside the house.  No one else was home at the time.

The cause of the explosion is unknown.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)