New Jersey house explosion caught on camera

(WTNH)– A house exploded in New Jersey Tuesday, and the whole thing was caught on a police officer’s dash camera.

Fifteen people were hurt, including six firefighters, two emergency workers and seven gas company workers. Two of them are in critical condition.

The people living in Ocean County were complaining of a gas odor, so workers from the gas company arrived to investigate. At some point during the investigation, the house exploded.

Several homes nearby were damaged. Many surrounding homes were evacuated as a safety precaution.

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