The Baltimore Fire Department has taken to Twitter to confirm that one person has died from the explosion, while two others are in "serious condition".
Search and rescue operations are still ongoing at the scene of the incident, with multiple units from the surrounding areas being called in for help "due to the complexity and size of the incident".
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"We are on the scene and working closely with the fire department to make the situation safe", she said, without answering any questions from reporters. Photos uploaded on social media showed at least one building that was totally leveled.
BGE has arrived and is attempting to turn off gas in the area to assess the scene.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
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Baltimore City Fire Department carries a person out from the debris after an explosion in Baltimore on Monday, Aug. 10.
The blast occurred in the 6500 block of Reisterstown Road.
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