Blunt Force Trauma Causes Death

Blunt force trauma from a natural gas home explosion is determined the cause of death for a Hereford man.

The Hereford Justice of the Peace says 83-year-old Cleon Cawthon died in the bedroom of the home just after ten Monday morning.

Atmos Energy does not have any reports of gas leaks from the residence. We are told crews are continuing the investigation.