Explosion at Arizona Social Security office — no injuries

November 30, 2012
(Steven King AP/Casa Grande Dispatch)

Authorities are investigating a small explosion that occurred Friday morning at the back door of a Social Security Administration office in Casa Grande, Ariz., about 50 miles outside of Phoenix, according to a CBS report

The Casa Grande fire marshall said no one was injured in the blast, which occurred just before 8:30 a.m., the CBS report said.  

The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has reportedly sent investigators to the scene.

Josh Hicks covers the federal government and anchors the Federal Eye blog. He reported for newspapers in the Detroit and Seattle suburbs before joining the Post as a contributor to Glenn Kessler’s Fact Checker blog in 2011.
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