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Police say multiple injuries in Toronto-area house explosion

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MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (AP) -- Police report multiple injuries after a house exploded west of Toronto in Mississauga, Ontario.

Peel Regional Police said Tuesday that the extent of the injuries isn't known.

Police say one house was leveled in the blast and pictures posted to Twitter show heavy damage to nearby homes.

Officers have set up a large perimeter around the destroyed home and have been evacuating nearby residences.

Police say the cause of the explosion is not known.

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