Explosion in Iron River: Community Support and Investigation Update

Iron River, Michigan – A devastating explosion at a house on Cayuga Street in Iron River Saturday night has left many neighboring homes damaged and debris scattered across multiple blocks. The 80-year-old homeowner was killed in the explosion, but fortunately, no one else was injured. Jackie Orullien, a neighbor who lived next door to the house that exploded, described the disorienting moments after the blast as the power went out and glass littered the area. …

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Tragic Explosion in Iron River Leaves Homeowner Dead and Community in Shock

IRON RIVER, Mich. – A devastating explosion occurred on Cayuga Street in Iron River on Saturday night, causing widespread damage to neighboring homes and leaving debris scattered across multiple blocks. The blast, which claimed the life of an 80-year-old homeowner, led to the evacuation of nearby residents and prompted a swift response from the community and local organizations. Jackie Orullien, a resident living next door to the house that exploded, described the disorienting moments following …

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Explosion at Iron River Residence Leaves One Dead and Authorities Investigating

IRON RIVER, Michigan – Authorities were called to 820 Cayuga St. in the City of Iron River following an explosion at approximately 9:30 pm CST on 2/10/24. The explosion caused extensive damage to the residence, with debris scattered as far as three blocks away. Iron River City Fire Dept and several fire departments from Iron and Dickinson Counties quickly responded to the scene to search for potential victims. In addition, troopers from neighboring posts, MSP …

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Explosion claims 1 life in Iron County home

CRYSTAL FALLS, Michigan – A house explosion in Iron County left one person dead, according to authorities. The incident, which occurred on Sunday, is believed to have been caused by a propane leak. The explosion completely destroyed the house, leaving debris scattered across the property. Emergency responders and fire crews rushed to the scene to extinguish the resulting fire and search for any possible survivors. Unfortunately, only one individual was found, and they were pronounced …

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Explosion Reported in Downtown Iron River, Emergency Crews on Scene

IRON RIVER, Mich. – Authorities are currently responding to a reported house explosion in downtown Iron River. The Iron County Central Dispatch has confirmed the incident, which occurred Saturday night near the corner of Cayuga and 9th. The cause of the explosion as well as any injuries remains unknown at this time. The West Iron County Fire Department is on the scene and has advised the public to avoid the area. Additionally, Iron County Central …

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Explosion at House in Iron River Prompts Fire Department Response and Evacuations

Iron River, Michigan – The West Iron County Fire Department responded to a house fire in downtown Iron River following reports of an explosion. Eyewitnesses revealed that the explosion occurred on Saturday night, with the cause and any injuries remaining unknown at this time. The blast took place in the vicinity of Family Dollar and the Windsor Center near N 9th Ave. Local authorities have encouraged people to avoid the area, while offering the rear …

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