Unknown Explosion Rocks Indianapolis Neighborhood!
An explosion of unknown cause, rocked through Indianapolis neighborhood. Killing at least two people. Destroying two homes and causing massive damage to a dozen others. At least 200 people were evacuated to a local school.
Residents from as far as 15 miles away felt the explosion. Claiming it shook and rattled their homes.
Press initially reported the cause of as a gas leak. But have subsequently pulled that explanation. And, Marc Lotter, a spokesman for the mayor’s office, said, “No cause has been ruled out.”
Conspiracy sites have run wild with speculation, postulating a wide range of causes, including drone strikes, airline crashes, meteor impacts, and government weapons tests.
See some intriguing videos and photos after the jump …
A video of the explosion:
The people who took this video were apparently one mile away. Some have compared the sound in the video to a motar strike. If you listen carefully one person on the video identifies it as a “gunshot”.
Aerial photos of the explosion site:
An ABC report: