HARRISONBURG, Va. — Harrisonburg Fireplace Division and different emergency personnel responded to a fuel explosion at a enterprise that left three folks damage Saturday morning.
The Metropolis of Harrisonburg despatched out tweets after experiences of the explosion got here in. The incident occurred at a enterprise on Miller Circle. That is within the space of South Important Road close to the JMU Transportation Division constructing.
Officers mentioned three folks have been taken to the hospital and firefighters are nonetheless on the lookout for different injured people.
Crews are nonetheless making an attempt to manage the fireplace the place the explosion occurred however officers mentioned the incident is contained to at least one constructing.
No different constructions close to the constructing have been affected.
This can be a breaking information story. Will probably be up to date as extra data is available in.
Three sufferers have been transported from the scene. HFD is at the moment figuring out if there are another injured people presently. Please proceed to keep away from this space as South Important Road is closed.
— Harrisonburg VA (@HarrisonburgVA) October 17, 2020
My workforce and I are carefully monitoring the state of affairs in Harrisonburg after a fuel explosion this morning.
First responders and firefighters are on the scene, and we now have deployed state emergency personnel for added assist. Please keep away from the realm.
— Ralph Northam (@GovernorVA) October 17, 2020