The Godfrey Fire Department was joined by Brighton and Fosterburg firefighters in responding to what may have been a house explosion Tuesday night.  Just after 10:30, crews were called to a blaze in the 700 block of Jackson Lane, which is off of Godfrey Road, behind Tony’s Ranch House.  The property is considered a total loss.

Godfrey Fire Chief Erik Kambarian tells The Big Z it was the caller that was occupying the residence described to emergency dispatchers a possible explosion.

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The homeowner was treated at a local hospital for minor burns and smoke inhalation.  Two dogs and a turtle were rescued from the house, but two dogs died.  One cat is missing.


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