- At about 11:10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, people from miles away reported hearing a loud, thunderous boom from the Southside of Indianapolis. Those who heard it immediately went to Twitter to see what the noise was -- and if they were alone in hearing it.
- They weren't.
- — Jennifer Jennings (@jendool)Sat, Nov 10 2012 20:20:25Did anyone on south side of Indy just hear that loud boom!!! Sirens everywhere, can't see anything on the news channel yet.
- — jes rose (@jaybaby_xo)Sat, Nov 10 2012 20:23:27@evan_mcclellan idk the WHOLE sky turned bright ass white! and a big ass boom, and it all the went away all the smoke nd everything!!
- News reports -- and unreal, movie-like photos -- of a house explosion affecting several adjacent homes began leaking in.
- — Pamela Gardner (@PamelaGardner8)Sat, Nov 10 2012 20:27:32No earthquake....but reports of an explosion on southside. Tune in to @WISH_TV for a report in a few minutes.
- — Trish McGath (@OneElevenCakery)Sat, Nov 10 2012 20:32:09@WISH_TV Police scanners say the explosion was a plane crash and a man is trapped in a house and at least 2 houses on fire.
- And those near the scene began posting their own photos.