Manistee Co. Deputies Investigate Wellston Explosion

The Manistee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a house explosion.

It happened Sunday night just before 10:00 on Hoxeyville Road in Wellston.

Deputies arrived to the home fully engulfed in flames.

The sheriff’s office says the home is owned by a Mancelona man who hasn’t been there in a week.

Luckily, no one was hurt.

Details are limited at this time but according to Manistee Central Dispatch, several calls from neighbors reported a large explosion, followed by smaller ones.

The Michigan State Police Fire Marshall will be on scene Monday in investigate the explosion.

Stay with Northern Michigan’s News Leader as we work to bring you the latest details on this house explosion.