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      Woman killed in Drummond Island house explosion

      A woman was killed in an explosion at a home on Drummond Island Monday.

      A woman was killed in an explosion at a home on Drummond Island Monday.

      According to Michigan State Police, the explosion happened shortly before 9 a.m. Monday. Shortly after the explosion, smoke was seen in the Sturgeon Bay Road area.

      Drummond Island Fire Department and State Police troopers arrived to find the home had been destroyed and was on fire.

      While searching the home and putting out the fire, crews found a dead woman amongst the debris.

      The Michigan State Police Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the explosion. The investigation is ongoing. No further information is being released by the State Police at this time.