The cause of yesterday's explosion in New Limerick that killed an elderly man will likely not be able to be determined, that according to the State Fire Marshal’s Office.

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Officials say 79-year-old Budsen Anderson was killed when the storage building he was in, blew up on his property on Nickerson Lake, leveling the building around 2:45 p.m. yesterday afternoon.

Anderson was working on lawn equipment in the shed just prior to the explosion.

Several neighbors heard the explosion and called 9-1-1.