Several homes in a West Lafayette, Indiana, neighborhood are reportedly on fire Friday afternoon.
Fire crews are responding to the scene, where it appears from witness photos that at least five homes are up in flames. Large clouds of smoke are also seen coming up from the neighborhood. One neighbor stated that he heard a loud “boom” before coming outside and seeing the homes ablaze.
It is unclear if anyone was inside the homes at the time of the fires. The exact cause of the fire is unknown.