Children injured after blast, fire in Xenia

Children were seen running after an explosion in Xenia, Ohio

XENIA, Ohio (WDTNFirefighters confirm two children were among those injured after flames spark after a possible explosion at a house in Xenia.) – Firefighters confirm two children were among those injured after flames spark after a possible explosion at a house in Xenia.

It happened just after 5 p.m. Friday at home in the 300 block of East Second Street.

Fire investigators say those two children along with two adults were injured. One of the adults refused treatment. The rest were taken to local hospitals.

An eyewitness said he heard a smaller boom then saw some children running from a home. He then says he heard a louder boom.

Investigators on the scene said it could take up to 24 hours to determine what may have sparked the fire.

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