A gas leak blew the walls down and the roof off of a home in Triangle, Virginia on Monday morning.
At 8:15 a.m. Prince William County fire units responded to a report of a building explosion at a two-story single family home. When they arrived on the scene at 19117 Wayne Drive in Triangle, personnel found a house blown apart. Firefighters said there were no flames but a heavy odor of gas in the air.
Authorities said a man that had been trapped underneath the debris was helped out of the rubble by a neighbor. He was transported to a nearby hospital for closer observation. The surrounding houses in the neighborhood have been evacuated as a precaution.
Prince William authorities said that the gas company assisted on the scene.