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Corpus Christi home explodes, shakes television station on air

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas- A local television station in Corpus Christi was rocked when a nearby home exploded.

Members of the morning news team were saying good morning to their viewers Friday when an explosion disrupted the newscast.

In fact, the explosion of the home could be felt all over town.

Corpus Christi firefighters responded to the blast and found one victim in the backyard of the property.

Officials say neighbors rushed in and pulled several people to safety.

Medics rushed two people to the hospital with critical injuries.

Local and state investigators are searching for the cause of the blast.

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