Man dies after home explosion and fire in Mirabel

A man has died after an explosion and fire at a home in Mirabel.

The 24-year old was one of two young men who suffered severe burns early Friday.

In all, three people were injured.

According to authorities, a 911 call was made saying early morning explosions were heard on Saint-Michel St. in the Saint-Janvier neighbourhood.

Neighbours said they heard three loud bangs and looked out the window to see two men running out of the home. 

Covered in flames, they threw themselves in the snow.

A police investigation continued.  

 

-With files from CTV Montreal