13 injured in AR house explosion

Published: Aug. 20, 2016 at 10:59 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 20, 2016 at 11:01 PM CDT
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LITTLE ROCK, AR (KAIT/KATV) - Thirteen people, including some children, were injured when a home exploded Friday night in North Little Rock.

According to ABC affiliate KATV, those victims are still being treated for their injuries.

Captain David Wilson, an assistant fire marshal, told reporters the explosion happened around 10:30 p.m. on Haywood Road.

Eight people were taken to the hospital by an ambulance while five took personal vehicles.

Those injuries range from minor to serious burns.

Officials are investigating the explosion.

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