Bomb squad on scene as small explosion rocks southwest Detroit home

Posted at 9:56 PM, Sep 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-08 21:56:34-04

The bomb squad is on the scene of an explosion at a home in southwest Detroit.

The Detroit Police Department and Detroit Fire Department at also on scene.

The blast did not trigger a fire. It's not clear how much damage was done.

Police say there are CO2 tanks from old pop machines in the basement and it was one of them that blew up.

Officials say the bomb squad is working to safely deal with the tanks without blowing them up.