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    Residents say house exploded in West Milford, New Jersey; crews on the scene

    ByEyewitness News

    Saturday, September 23, 2023 3:39AM

    Residents say house exploded in West Milford, NJ

    WEST MILFORD, New Jersey (WABC) — Emergency crews rushed to the scene of what residents said was a house explosion in West Milford, New Jersey, on Friday night.

    The incident happened after 9 p.m. on Alpine Court and Hanover Road.

    Residents say their entire neighborhood shook because on an explosion.

    Video obtained by Eyewitness News showed one person being taken away on a stretcher and loaded onto an helicopter.

    Officials have yet to confirm what happened or how many people were injured.

    West Milford Fire Department urged people to avoid the area of Warwick Turnpike between Mt. Laurel and Banker Road while emergency services operate at a “large scale scene.”

    This is breaking news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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