abc
QUICK LINKS:

Suspicious Devices Found at Wis. House Explosion

Created: 01/09/2014 6:39 PM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart

Investigators have found suspicious devices at the site of a home explosion where one man lived near Wausau.
    
Marathon County sheriff's officials say those devices have been "taken care of" and the scene is now safe. Investigators declined to elaborate on the devices.
    
Officials say the house exploded around 6:45 a.m. Thursday northeast of Wausau.
    
WAOW-TV reports authorities do not know if the homeowner was inside at the time of the explosion, but say they have not been able to locate him.
    
A bomb squad and a state fire marshal were called to the scene.

(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
 


Minneapolis/St. Paul

Clear
77°
82° | 62°
  • Feels like: 78° F
  • Wind: WNW 12mph
  • Humidity: 46%
  • Thu Plenty of sun
    82° | 65°
  • Fri Times of sun and clouds
    83° | 65°
  • Sat Plenty of sun
    85° | 65°
  • Sun Plenty of sun
    87° | 67°

Video

KSTP NEWS