3 injured in gas explosion at Hartselle home

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HARTSELLE, Ala. – Three people were injured in a gas explosion at a home in Hartselle Wednesday afternoon.

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office said shortly before 3:30 p.m., the homeowner attempted to light the gas wall heater when it exploded.

Three people were in the home at the time o f the explosion.

Two people were flown to UAB Hospital in Birmingham. The other was taken to Decatur Morgan Hospital.

There’s no word yet on the conditions of the victims in this explosion.