Explosion Reported at UPS Facility in Lexington

Photo: Lexington Fire Department

Emergency personnel in Lexington responded to a reported explosion the morning of Wednesday, May 30, 2018. The incident occurred before 8am on the 200 block of Blue Sky Parkway. Lexington Police say it appears to be an accidental explosion at a UPS facility. At least two individuals were injured and transported to a local hospital for treatment, with six more transported for observation. The building was evacuated and personnel were accounted for. Lexington Fire Department responded to the scene as well and are checking structural stability of the building. Officials do not believe the explosion to be more than accidental at this time.

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