Propane tank explodes at house, killing painter in basement

Markets Associated Press

A propane tank has exploded at a New Hampshire house, collapsing the house and killing a painter who was in the basement.

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Crews from multiple towns responded to the house in New Boston following Tuesday morning's explosion. The house is an area where new homes are under construction.

WMUR-TV reports the worker has been identified as 46-year-old Antonio DeSouza, of Nashua.

Messages left with the New Boston fire and police departments haven't been returned.

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Information from: WMUR-TV, http://wmur.com