The cause of an explosion and hour fire in Syracuse is under investigation.
Turkey Creek Fire Territory, North Webster Fire Department, Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office and Indiana State Police responded to the blaze at the 5900 block of E 800 N shortly after 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Additional assistance was requested from the Plain Township and Milford Fire Departments and the Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory.
The single-story home was unoccupied at the time. Fire crews said the fire was intensified by heavy wind conditions.