Gas Explosion Destroys Home in Ottumwa Circle, Investigation Underway

OTTUMWA, Iowa – A destructive gas explosion rocked a quiet neighborhood on Asbury Circle just before 7 a.m. Sunday, triggering a swift response from Ottumwa Fire Department crews. The incident left a one-story house engulfed in flames, its front deck demolished and windows shattered. Firefighters encountered a harrowing scene upon arrival, with heavy fire emanating … Read more