Explosion sends one man to the hospital

One person has been hurt and a dog killed in an explosion at an Ashland residence. Ashland fire chief Brian Whitehead says a man was working Wednesday afternoon on a jet ski in the home's garage when there was an explosion.

He was taken to a Lincoln hospital for treatment.  The extent of his injuries weren't immediately known. Whitehead says the man was the only person at the house, which suffered extensive damage. A dog was killed.