The garage door from Baumgardner’s house was thrown almost 100 feet across North Claridge Drive into a neighbor’s driveway, and a screen door was could bee seen further away in the yard.
One house east of the exploded home sustained heat damage from the fire.
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A woman in Kettering was killed on Tuesday after her house exploded and burned at about 4:30 a.m. Firefighters found the woman in the neighbors yard in the 400 block of North Claridge Drive. The State Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the explosion. TY GREENLEES / STAFF
The State Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the explosion and fire which Kettering Fire Chief Tom Butts says could be a natural gas explosion.