Thursday, 20 September, 2018

Authorities say 'intentional detonation' triggered explosion at California medical building

1 killed 2 injured in Aliso Viejo gas leak explosion 1 killed 2 injured in Aliso Viejo gas leak explosion
Patty Aguilar | 16 May, 2018, 09:26

Bommarito said one of the injured people suffered from smoke inhalation, but the extent of the other victims' injuries was unknown.

The explosion happened in the first floor of a two-story office building, said Capt. All surrounding buildings have also been evacuated.

Portions of Pacific Drive were shut down in the area due to the incident, according to the city of Aliso Viejo. The person who died was inside the building when the blast occurred.

FBI spokesman Mike Gifford said the cause of the explosion is still unknown and the agency has sent resources to help with the investigation, which is being led by Orange County Sheriff's Department.

The county's bomb squad and a hazmat team are preparing to search the building where the explosion occurred.

The explosion at the office building in Aliso Viejo - about 50 miles (80.5 kilometers) south of Los Angeles - blew siding off the walls, exposing insulation and framing.

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McWilliams said she saw two burned women staggering out of the building, covered in ash and soot.

Bomb squad investigators and the Federal Bureau of Investigation worked to determine the cause of the blast, but authorities said there was no ongoing threat to the community.

He explained that authorities were being extra cautious because they "don't see explosions in commercial buildings" often.

There was no immediate information about the person who was killed. All were taken to a hospital, she added. No children were injured, officials said. Crews on scene of possible explosion in Aliso ViejoOne person was pronounced dead at the scene, and three others were injured, OCFA said.

Fennessy says the blast involved a building under renovation.

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