2 killed in massive home explosion in Philadelphia

Authorities said two people are dead and at least one other person is unaccounted for after a rowhome collapsed following an explosion in South Philadelphia.
1:42 | 12/20/19

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And there is an urgent search right now for survivors tonight after an explosion and fire in a Philadelphia neighborhood. Several homes claptsing, trapping people inside. Cell phone video tonight capturing the raging fire. Authorities responding to numerous calls about the explosion and the smell of gas. The commissioner saying firefighters went into fully engulfed buildings trying to rescue those inside. Here's ABC's erielle reshef. Reporter: Tonight, a massive explosion rocking a Philadelphia neighborhood. I haven't even seen a movie that looks like this. Reporter: Leveling at least three homes and trapping people in the rubble. We got a collapsed building on fire, wires down. People coming out. Reporter: Rescuers searching for survivors. They actually were able to locate someone. But that individual was trapped under so much debris that they were not able to exthere Kate them. Reporter: Authorities fear that person is dead and tonight, they're searching for up to two more victims. Heavy fire. Total collapse. Reporter: Panicked residents rushing for cover. A young woman was coming out of the house. She was barefoot and she's climbing out. She looked kind of shocky. Reporter: Police say a home caught fire late this morning and suddenly detonated. Some reporting the smell of gas in the air. More than 120 firefighters and rescue personnel responding as raging flames shot out of the building. A maelstrom of fire, hanging wires, gas leaking, to try to get into this building and make

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