Home Fire News Breaking: Massive explosion rocks south Florida, at least 20 injured

Breaking: Massive explosion rocks south Florida, at least 20 injured


An explosion has ripped through a shopping center in South Florida, causing at least 20 injuries and possibly fatalities.

Local fire authorities in the town of Plantation report that several individuals have been sent to the hospital for injuries following a blast that devastated several buildings, including an LA Fitness Center.

“We thought it was thunder at first, and then we felt the building shake and things started falling. I looked outside and it was almost like the world was ending,” said Alex Carver, who works across the street. “It was nuts, man. It was crazy.”

Search and rescue dogs could be seen scouring the rubble for survivors.

It is unknown if there are any fatalities at this time, and fire crews are claiming that the explosion came from a gas leak.

According to WPTV, 20 individuals sustained injuries during the incident.

© 2019 Bright Mountain Media, Inc. All rights reserved. The content of this webpage may not be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written consent of Bright Mountain Media, Inc. which may be contacted at info@brightmountainmedia.com, ticker BMTM.

If you have any problems viewing this article, please report it here.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here