Propane explosion in East Valley engulfs shop

East Valley fire crews are on the scene of a fire caused by a propane tank explosion on the 3600 block of York Road.

The explosion happened just after 10 a.m. York Road was temporarily closed between Lake Helena and Valley Drive, but Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton says it has since been opened.

A shop at the location, he says, is fully engulfed and one man has been injured but the severity of those injuries is unknown.