UPDATED: Explosion in Bracebridge

Posted: 2018-08-24 16:48:09 By: hbr

First responders are on scene of a construction site incident (explosion) on Kimberley Ave in #Bracebridge

The District of Muskoka says that the explosion was caused by blasting related to the Sewer and Road Works project in the Ontario/Kimberley/Church Streets area in  Bracebridge. 

The blasting has resulted in property damage on Kimberley Avenue.  Senior District Staff, emergency services and other specialist are on-site investigating the situation and assessing risk.  There is limited information at this time, however we understand that there are no personal injuries. 

There is property damage and more information will be provided when available.  Due to the situation, Kimberly Drive is closed to traffic until further notice.