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Victims of south Omaha home explosion identified

 The Omaha Fire Department released the names of those killed in the house explosion in south Omaha on Tuesday morning.

Homeowner Theresa Toledo, 73, and her daughter, Angela Miller, 46, were killed.

Two were transported to UNMC Code 3, in critical condition: a 28-year-old man — the homeowner’s grandson, Alexander Toledo — and a 72-year-old man, according to the release.

One dog also died in the blast. A second dog located and assisted at the scene is doing well, the release states.

OFD and the Omaha Police Department are still investigating the cause of the explosion. That investigation is expected to be lengthy, the release states.

Homes to the north and south of the property were also damaged in the blast.

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