Hendricks County vehicle explosion injures three; destroys house


Three people were injured when the vehicle they were working on exploded in the garage of a Hendricks County house.

The incident happened at 10845 Sweetsen Rd., where flames from the vehicle fire spread to the house, destroying it. Three people were taken to the hospital, two suffering smoke inhalation and a third victim with a burned hand.

Neighbors told Eyewitness News they heard an explosion and then saw the fire spread to the house.