Three dead after trailer explosion in Jasper County

Jasper County trailer explosion

JASPER COUNTY, Ms. (KNOE) - Officials say three people are dead and two others are injured after a trailer explosion in Jasper County, Mississippi.

Sheriff Randy Johnson says emergency crews found three adults dead when they responded to the Monday afternoon fire. He also says two children were hurt and airlifted to a Jackson hospital for treatment.

Johnson says an adult was apparently working on a propane heater when it exploded.

No names have been released at this time.