Propane tanks exploded during a fire in Ledyard on Friday morning that destroyed a home on Ramblewood Drive.
Firefighters were sent to the home around 3:30 a.m. When they arrived, the residents were out of the house and, there were heavy flames. Within 10 minutes, propane tanks started exploding and the roof eventually collapsed.
The fire was reported as a pool deck fire, according to officials.
The fire marshal is investigating the fire the family is looking for a new place to live.