Lincoln County Home Explodes

The State Fire Marshal’s office is investigating the cause of an explosion that destroyed a rural home and injured one person early Wednesday morning south of Beverly.

According to Beverly Fire Chief Jon Ahlquist, one person was flown to a Wichita hospital for treatment following the explosion and fire that happened around 7:30am Wednesday.

KSAL News will update the story when more details become available from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department.