Local

2 Go To Hospital After Grand Junction Explosion

View Comments
(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) – Grand Junction police say a man and woman were taken to a hospital after an explosion at a home, but they are expected to survive.

Police says preliminary information indicates a detonation inside a safe in the home caused the explosion Thursday afternoon. The exact cause of the detonation wasn’t immediately determined. A bomb technician was on scene evaluating the contents of the safe.

Police say nearby homes aren’t in danger.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,542 other followers