Four bodies were found in a Swiss family villa ravaged by a fire and an explosion Thursday in Yverdon-les-Bains, said the Vaud cantonal police (west), still looking for a child.
The police were notified that an explosion had sounded in the building, followed by a fire.
At the time of the explosion, the house was occupied by several people. Four victims were found dead in the rubble, according to a press release from the Vaud police.
“A child is still wanted,” it said, indicating that the building was completely destroyed by the flames.
According to the regional newspaper 24 Hours, a family of five lived in the house.
The causes of the accident are undetermined at this time.