Emergency crews are still on scene after a home in Red Deer exploded Saturday morning.

Officials say the residents of the Wishart Street home reported smelling natural gas around 7:30 a.m.

Concerned, they left the house. Shortly afterwards, it exploded.

Although no other buildings were damaged, neighbouring homes were evacuated as a safety precaution.

No one was injured.

Red Deer is about 150 kilometres south of Edmonton.