House explosion rocks Newark neighborhood, injures man
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Neighbors told abc7.com the injured man may have been attempting to steal copper pipes from the abandoned house

A man was hurt when an abandoned home in Newark exploded on Sunday afternoon, according to police.

Authorities aren't sure yet why the house on South Devine Street collapsed around 5:19 p.m. The explosion broke windows and damaged the siding of adjacent residences, though. 

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The injured man was questioned...


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