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Wood burner explodes at Ionia home, flies toward neighbor’s house

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IONIA, Mich. — The Ionia Department of Public Safety says no one was injured when a wood burning stove exploded outside someone’s home.

It happened in the 1300 block of Dildine Road around 3 a.m. Thursday.

Deputies say the stove was inside an enclosure and began building up pressure before┬álanding in the neighbor’s yard.

The steel burner stopped 150 feet away from the home it was being used to heat, almost hitting the home next door.



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