Propane leak suspected in fatal explosion and fire

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An explosion and subsequent fire destroyed a structure on Cool Pines Drive Friday, taking one life and leaving another person in critical condition. A propane leak is believed to be the cause of the explosion.[/caption]

An explosion and subsequent structure fire in the Timber Ridge Ranch subdivision claimed the life of a woman and left a man in critical condition on Oct. 11.

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