Explosion at Home on First Avenue in Ripley, WV Prompts Fire Response by Dozens of First Responders

RIPLEY, W.Va. – Emergency responders rushed to the scene of a home explosion that resulted in a fire, reported by dispatchers. The explosion occurred on Saturday night at a residence along First Avenue, with no injuries reported. As the situation unfolds, authorities continue to investigate the cause of the explosion and the extent of the … Read more

Explosion and Full Fire Engulfs Ripley Home on First Avenue

Ripley, West Virginia – Emergency crews rushed to the scene of a house explosion that sparked a “fully involved” fire on First Avenue in Ripley, according to dispatchers. The incident was reported around 9:50 p.m. Firefighters, EMS, and law enforcement are currently on site, but there is no information about any injuries or road closures … Read more