One dead following garage explosion in Shenango

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One person is dead following a garage explosion in Shenango.

A Mercer County dispatch supervisor said the call came in at 5:40 p.m. to respond to an explosion at a home in the 600 block of Bedford Road. The supervisor said one person was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to KDKA-TV, two other people were injured in the explosion and one was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital for treatment. The dispatch supervisor was unable to confirm those details.

There was no information regarding a cause for the explosion.


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