Three people in critical condition after explosion in Baltimore’s Pigtown area
(Baltimore, MD) -- Three people are in serious condition after an explosion in Baltimore's Pigtown area.
*Update* 3 patients injured are considered critical & have all be transported. Bldg inspectors remain on the scene to evaluate the stability of adjacent homes to determine if residents are able to enter their home. No additional updates at this time & the cause remains under inv. pic.twitter.com/lG4QviCRp9— Baltimore Fire (@BaltimoreFire) November 22, 2022
It happened at a home in the 1100 block of Bayard Street around 2 p.m.
Several homes were damaged, and one was completely destroyed, according to fire officials.
They say a man tried to rescue two women inside the home when it collapsed.
There's no word yet on what caused the blast.
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