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      Neighbors report hearing explosion before Mt. Morris home catches fire

      <p>The Mount Morris Fire Department responded to a fire on the 6100 block of Natchez in Mount Morris Township, near Detroit Street.</p>

      A single family home has been destroyed after fire ripped through the structure this afternoon.

      The Mount Morris Fire Department responded to a fire on the 6100 block of Natchez in Mount Morris Township, near Detroit Street.

      Neighbors tell NBC25 that they heard an explosion at about 2:20 pm just before the fire broke out. Neighbors also tell NBC25 that new residents had just moved into the home.

      Right now fire crews are working to prevent the fire from spreading to other nearby structures.

      There are no reported injuries at this time.