Tag Archive: 1 person dead after explosion in Mississauga


on June 29, 2016 in World News

Home levelled, 1 person dead after explosion in Mississauga, Ont. 25 homes damaged in all, cause of explosion unknown, area now evacuated

One person is dead after a devastating explosion levelled a house in Mississauga, Ont., and damaged 24 others. The cause of the blast, which also left nine people with minor injuries, is still unknown. A fire official said it is too early to speculate on what led to the explosion that occurred about 4:20 p.m. ET on Hickory Drive, near Dixie Road and Rathburn Road East. Peel Regional Police confirmed one person died in the explosion. Police declined to provide further information about the age or sex of the victim on Tuesday night. Images show the total destruction from the fatal Mississauga house explosion ‘I’m...

One person is dead after a devastating explosion levelled a house in Mississauga, Ont., and damaged 24 others. The cause of the blast, which also left nine people with minor injuries, is still unknown. A fire official said it is too early to...

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