NORTH HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Police Department’s Bomb Squad is investigating a truck explosion that forced the closure of several city blocks in North Hollywood early Tuesday morning.
Just after midnight, residents reported hearing a loud boom near the intersection of Miranda Street and Magnus Avenue, according to officials.
“The explosion occurred on the interior of a truck and went outward from there,” Lt. Todd Hankel said.
The blast caused extensive damage to the vehicle and minor damage to nearby homes. No injuries were reported.