FAYETTEVILLE — Police say a person standing near a fire pit at a Fayetteville home has died after an explosion.
A news release from Fayetteville police says the explosion occurred Saturday night in the front yard of a home where several people were standing around a fire pit. Police weren’t immediately able to elaborate on what kind of explosion happened.
They say that one person was pronounced dead at the scene, and several other people were injured. Those people’s injuries didn’t appear to be life threatening.
No further details were immediately available.