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House damaged after fire and possible explosion in Cape Coral

Posted: 9:22 AM, May 03, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-04 00:34:42Z
House damaged after fire and possible explosion
House damaged after fire and possible explosion

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- Several engines responded to a structure fire in Northwest Cape Coral Thursday morning that left a house extensively damaged.

It happened in the 3400 block of NW 18th Terrace, in a neighborhood off Gulfstream Parkway west of Burnt Store Road..

A homeowner told Fox 4 that he heard an explosion in the garage area, where propane tanks were being stored.

He was able to get out of the home safely.

No further details are available yet.