Whitesboro, NY (WIBX) - The American Red Cross of the Mohawk Valley responded to a house explosion on Ablett Avenue, Saturday night. Members of the Red Cross' Disaster Action Team met with nearby families affected by the home's explosion, which showered fire and debris around the surrounding area.

The Whitesboro Fire Department's Facebook page has several pictures and video of the explosion's aftermath, published reports suggest that the home's owner, an elderly woman, died in the blast.