Fire, police crews at explosion at concrete plant in Dartmouth
Emergency crews are on scene in Dartmouth’s Burnside Industrial Park after reports of an explosion at a concrete plant.
There is a tonne of dust in the area. 5 fire trucks and EHS are on scene. pic.twitter.com/9r7MxhzkYI
— Silas Brown (@silasjvbrown) November 5, 2018
Halifax Fire and Halifax Regional Police were called to the facility on MacDonald Avenue at around 3:30 p.m. AT.
On Twitter, people reported hearing an explosion that shook buildings.
I just watched a building explode out of nowhere in burnside pic.twitter.com/pMAyTTf9OK
— •.• (@ChandlerBouts) November 5, 2018
We just heard a huge explosion which shook our building in Burnside Hope everyone us ok
— Joanne Bernard (@JoanneDNLIB) November 5, 2018
— More to come