PHOTOS: Gas Line Explosion Destroys Building In Seattle, 9 Firefighters Injured

Photo of the damage caused by a gas line explosion in a Seattle, Washington neighborhood by a gas line explosion. (Courtesy: Lauren Campbell)

Seattle, WA (WSPA) – A gas line explosion has destroyed at least two buildings in a Seattle neighborhood.

According to the Seattle PI, one of the buildings that was destroyed was a convenience store.

The explosion happened just after firefighters arrived to the scene.

According to CBS-affiliate KIRO, residents living a block away from the building say they heard a loud boom.

Early reports say nine firefighters were hurt in the explosion, according to Seattle Fire Department.

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