MADISON TWP. -- A home explosion in Madison Township has destroyed one home and damaged 5 others.

The explosion happened just after midnight on Parkview Drive. Authorities tell Channel 3 the home was vacant and no one else suffered injuries.

But neighboring homes had windows blown out and debris fall on their property. The Madison Township Fire Department and Ohio State Patrol is on scene Sunday morning investigating.

Dominion East Ohio Gas is also on scene, shutting off and digging up gas lines to the home. Residents in the surrounding area will not have their gas shut off or any disruption to service.