An explosion in Harrisonburg, Virginia, on Saturday morning despatched massive plumes of smoke billowing into the air and ended in a minimum of 3 other people being transported from the scene.
Gov. Ralph Northam stated in a tweet that he was once tracking the location, which he known as a gasoline explosion.
“First responders and firefighters are at the scene, and we have now deployed state emergency body of workers for added beef up. Please steer clear of the world,” he wrote.
The authentic Twitter account for Harrisonburg, a town about 130 miles southwest of Washington, D.C., stated a trade was once on hearth and that “a motive has now not been made up our minds.”
“The incident is contained to this construction and there is not any motive for fear associated with further constructions or incidents,” the tweet learn. 3 other people have been transported from the scene in unknown stipulations.
A video posted on Twitter confirmed smoke billowing from a construction. The one that uploaded the video stated the explosion was once “heard and felt miles away.”
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