Police: Mundelein house explosion not caused by gas leak

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Monday, January 5, 2015

MUNDELEIN, Ill. (WLS) -- Mundelein Police say the explosion that killed one man and injured another last week was not caused by a gas explosion, and the Lake County Coroner says the man killed in the blast died from self-inflicted injuries.

Police say the explosion happened in the garage. Investigators also say the person killed in the explosion had argued with a roommate just before it happened. The Lake County Coroner is working to identify the victim. The incident is still under investigation by police