Fire crews race to gas explosion at Marian home
LATEST: ONE person is believed to have been injured in a gas stove explosion at Marian.
Paramedics are at the scene but a Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said he didn't believe the injuries were serious.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services were tasked to Marian at 6.55pm following reports of an explosion and a strong smell of gas. One QFES unit attended, a spokeswoman said.
INITIAL: QUEENSLAND Fire and Emergency Services have evacuated a Marian home after a gas explosion this evening.
Reports indicate there was a small gas explosion inside the home about 7pm.
QFES crews were called to the scene and evacuated all persons from the home.
A male, believed to have been near the explosion, is being treated by paramedics for shock.
QFES officers are conducting gas monitoring inside the property.
Police are also on scene.