At least 20 people affected by East Cleveland house explosion

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Red Cross officials tell Cleveland 19 at least 20 people have been affected from the house explosion in East Cleveland.

The Cleveland Fire Department said one person is dead from the house explosion.

Investigators said the incident happened around 12:45 p.m. on Sunday on the 1000 block of East 125th Street.

The fire crews are spraying down homes along the street with water and there is a smell of natural gas in the area.

Several people as far as two streets away from the explosion are reporting broken or blown out windows in their homes.

Dominion Energy has crews on the scene helping first responders.

Crews have shut off gas in the area.

ATF is also on scene.

This is a developing story.

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