Deadly Pottstown Explosion Rattles House Several Streets Away

A house explosion that killed at least four people and leveled three homes in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, on May 26 rattled a house more than half a mile from the scene, security footage shows.

The footage, posted to Twitter, shows a door shaking as the sound of a blast is heard. The house is located 0.67 miles northwest of the site of the explosion.

Local officials said at least four people were killed, two people were hospitalized, and a further two people were believed missing as of Thursday evening. Credit: @JayRod924 via Storyful

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