Reports are coming in from many sources that there has been a large explosion in Westminster, CO. A 7 News helicopter confirmed those reports shooting video that the photo below came from showing the scene.

7 News Video Capture

The explosion that took place inside the demolished home shown above is presumed to have been caused by a natural gas leak. According to 7 News the explosion also caused damage to at least two other homes in the area when it took place at approximately 11:30 AM this morning.

Westminster emergency authorities were immediately on site investigating the explosion and evacuating neighboring Cul-de-Sacs in case of further danger. People have indicated that they felt the blast in Broomfield. The explosion happened near U.S 36 and the old Westminster Mall.