WAHPETON, N.D. -- One person is dead and two more are in the hospital after a home explosion in rural Wahpeton Saturday morning, Aug. 4.

According to the Richland County Sheriff's Office, the explosion occurred around 9:40 a.m. when three people were inside the home.

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The State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of the explosion.

The condition of the two injured people is unknown.