- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

RADFORD, Va. (AP) - An explosion at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant over the weekend is under investigation.

Lt. Col. Alicia Masson said in a news release that no one was injured following the explosion Sunday afternoon.

The fire that followed the blast was extinguished by the plant’s fire department and the Fairlawn Volunteer Fire Department.

Local news outlets report that the incident was associated with production work at the plant. The investigation is ongoing.

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