VICTORIA (May 29, 2014) Haley Singer, 26, died in an explosion that leveled her home in Victoria, but her 4½-month-old daughter escaped serious injury, authorities said.
Firefighters found the infant, Parker Singer, alive in the debris of the home after the explosion Wednesday.
The girl was taken to a San Antonio Hospital
Singer's husband left for work shortly before the explosion in the couple’s two-story home, Fire Marshal Taner Drake said.
The force of the explosion damaged nearly a dozen nearby homes.
A woman who lives next door was buried under broken drywall, but wasn’t seriously injured, authorities said.
The cause of the explosion is under investigation, Sheriff T. Michael O'Connor said.