Early morning explosion, fire destroys home

Posted at 9:11 AM, Aug 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-27 16:54:27-04

GREAT FALLS- Emergency crews responded a house fire in Great Falls early Sunday morning.

It happened along Willowdale Lane, off of 45th Avenue SW along the Missouri River in the Fox Farm neighborhood.

Several people reported hearing and feeling a loud explosion just after 2 a.m.

The sound was heard and felt as far away as the Riverview neighborhood on the north side of town.

Great Falls Fire Rescue and several other agencies responded to the fire.

We will update you when we have more information.

-David Sherman reporting for MTN.