A HOUSE has exploded into a giant fireball following the dramatic shooting of a police officer in the US.

Footage shows the house, in Brentwood, New Hampshire, erupting into flames just minutes before it exploded.

It is understood the house was the scene of a dramatic shooting just minutes earlier between a suspect and a police officer.

A SWAT team reportedly drove away from the home as the fire broke out and just minutes before it exploded.

The officer was flown to hospital in a serious condition while the suspect remains at large, NECN reported.

Read more at news.com.au



SUPER SYSTEM: Massive solar install powers mill

premium_icon SUPER SYSTEM: Massive solar install powers mill

Switching on the solar at South Grafton sawmill

From president to a crazy old lady, Fran's played all roles

From president to a crazy old lady, Fran's played all roles

Fran McHugh steps down after 10 years in charge of Criterion

MIND GAMES: Tigers restructured, ready to launch into season

MIND GAMES: Tigers restructured, ready to launch into season

NEW competition structure throws spanner in the works for Tigers.

Local Partners