Two people were killed Wednesday in an apparent gas explosion at a home in Hopkins. Fire and rescue crews from across the southwest metro responded at around 10:15 a.m. to the 200 block of 21st. Published: Feb. 27, 2022 at 7:38 AM PST. LE CENTER, Minn. (KEYC) - One person has died following an explosion and fire at a rural Le Center home late Saturday night. The LeSueur County Sheriff's. Cause of explosion at Greenwood Township residence remains under investigation. JIM ROMSAAS MESABI TRIBUNE. Oct 27, 2021 Updated Oct 27, 2021. 0. A house explosion and fire in Greenwood Township near Lake Vermilion killed one and seriously injured another Wednesday, a St. Louis County Sheriff's Office news release said. THE TIMBERJAY. (ABC 6 News) - Authorities say two people were killed when an explosion and fire demolished a suburban Minneapolis home late Wednesday morning. According to KSTP-TV, late Wednesday morning multiple.