Explosion in Campbell County Storage Unit

Jacksboro, Campbell County (WVLT) – Authorities are trying to figure out what sparked an explosion at a storage unit in Jacksboro.

According to the Campbell County Sheriff, the rented storage unit housed 13 tanks of anhydrous ammonium, one of which exploded.

The blast knocked down the door of the unit and part of one wall.

Officials have blocked off the road there, so that they can remove the tanks.

No one was injured in the blast.


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