Jeff fire cat rescue after home explosion

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (WDRB) -- A happy reunion for a Jeffersonville family who lives across the street from a home that exploded early Sunday morning.

The Jeffersonville Fire Department posted on their social media pages Sunday evening a video of the family being reunited with Poof. 

The details surrounding Poof's disappearance are unknown. 

One person was killed and two others were injured in the explosion on Assembly Road. 12 to 15 nearby homes were also damaged. 

The area surrounding the debris will stay closed for investigation and cleanup. 

Authorities have ruled out the possibility of a meth lab being the cause of the explosion. 

Utility companies and Indiana State Police are helping Jeffersonville's police and fire departments with their investigation. 

The person who died in the explosion has not yet been identified. 


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